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Contains:  M 43, NGC 1982, NGC 1977, NGC 1980, M 42, Great Nebula in Orion, NGC 1976, NGC 1975, NGC 1973, The star 45Ori, The star ιOri, The star θ2Ori, The star θ1Ori, The star 42Ori
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M42, 





    
        

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M42

M42

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Imaging telescope or lens:GSO 8" f/4 Newtonian

Imaging camera:Canon DSLR 1000D (Modded)

Guiding telescope or lens:Orion ShortTube 80

Guiding camera:Orion SSAG

Software:PHD guidingPixInsightO'Telescope BackyardEOSPhotoshop CS4

Filter:IDAS LPS-P2 2"

Accessory:Baader Planetarium MPCC

Resolution: 3783x2536

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' 36"

Pixel scale: 1.456 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.054 degrees

Field radius: 0.921

Locations: Home Observatory, Grandville, Michigan, United States

Data source: Backyard

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