Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  Great Nebula in Orion  ·  M 42  ·  M 43  ·  NGC 1976  ·  NGC 1982  ·  The star θ1Ori  ·  The star θ2Ori
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M42 - Orion Nebula, 



    
        

            Jamie Smith
M42 - Orion Nebula
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M42 - Orion Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Meade ETX-90

Imaging cameras: NIKON d90


Dates:Feb. 12, 2012

Frames: 1x10" (10")

Integration: 10"

Avg. Moon age: 19.74 days

Avg. Moon phase: 74.49%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 91998

RA center: 5h 35' 20"

DEC center: -5° 23' 27"

Pixel scale: 1.040 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 170.780 degrees

Field radius: 0.355 degrees


Resolution: 620x412

Locations: Home, Matthews, NC, United States

Description

M42, single shot, 10s

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M42 - Orion Nebula, 



    
        

            Jamie Smith