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 Third Try, 



    
        

            Jamie Smith
M42 Third Try
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M42 Third Try

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M42 Third Try, 



    
        

            Jamie Smith
M42 Third Try
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M42 Third Try

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron CPC Deluxe 800 HD

Imaging cameras: NIKON d90

Mounts: Celestron CPC

Software: PixInsight

Accessory: Celestron T-Adapter


Dates:March 1, 2012

Frames:
8x20" (2' 40") ISO200
18x3" (54") ISO200
22x30" (11') ISO200

Integration: 14' 34"

Avg. Moon age: 7.79 days

Avg. Moon phase: 54.33%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 98254

RA center: 5h 35' 26"

DEC center: -5° 25' 55"

Pixel scale: 0.531 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -172.749 degrees

Field radius: 0.353 degrees


Resolution: 3995x2635

Locations: Home, Matthews, NC, United States

Description

Another try at m42, still trying to work out the kinks waiting for my CCD to arrive.

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