Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  Great Nebula in Orion  ·  M 42  ·  M 43  ·  NGC 1973  ·  NGC 1975  ·  NGC 1976  ·  NGC 1977  ·  NGC 1980  ·  NGC 1981  ·  NGC 1982  ·  The star 42Ori  ·  The star 45Ori  ·  The star θ1Ori  ·  The star θ2Ori  ·  The star ιOri
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M42, 



    
        

            Charles Ward
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M42

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion 80mm Short Tube

Mounts: AVX

Software: PixInsight  ·  Deepsky Stacker


Dates:Oct. 5, 2013

Frames: 14x180" (42')

Integration: 42'

Avg. Moon age: 0.47 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.26%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 84811

RA center: 05h35m12s.2

DEC center: -05°2006

Pixel scale: 5.284 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 92.401 degrees

Field radius: 1.413 degrees


Resolution: 620x415

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M42, 



    
        

            Charles Ward