Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  41 the01 Ori  ·  42 c Ori  ·  43 the02 Ori  ·  44 iot Ori  ·  45 Ori  ·  De Mairan's nebula  ·  Great Nebula in Orion  ·  Hatysa  ·  M 42  ·  M 43  ·  M43  ·  NGC 1973  ·  NGC 1975  ·  NGC 1976  ·  NGC 1977  ·  NGC 1980  ·  NGC 1982  ·  NGC1973  ·  NGC1975  ·  NGC1977  ·  NGC1980  ·  Sh2-279  ·  Sh2-281  ·  The star 42Ori  ·  The star 45Ori  ·  The star θ1Ori  ·  The star θ2Ori  ·  The star ιOri
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Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO 8" f/4 Newtonian

Imaging cameras: Canon DSLR 1000D (Modded)

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion ShortTube 80

Guiding cameras: Orion SSAG

Software: PHD guiding  ·  PixInsight  ·  Binary Rivers Backyard EOS  ·  Photoshop CS4

Filters: IDAS LPS-P2 2"

Accessory: Baader Planetarium MPCC


Dates:Dec. 18, 2011

Frames:IDAS LPS-P2 2": 42x120" ISO800

Integration: 1.4 hours

Darks: ~12

Flats: ~50

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 22.64 days

Avg. Moon phase: 44.78%

Temperature: 4.00


Astrometry.net job: 84013

RA center: 5h 34' 43"

DEC center: -5° 21' 37"

Pixel scale: 1.455 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -91.944 degrees

Field radius: 0.921 degrees


Resolution: 3783x2536

Locations: Home Observatory - Vickburg, Vicksburg, Michigan, United States

Data source: Backyard

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