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





    
        

            Jim Lafferty
M42

M42

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Imaging telescope or lens:Canon EF 300mm f/4 L USM

Imaging camera:Canon 60Da

Mount:G-11

Software:Adobe PHOTOSHOP CS6Backyard EOS 3.0

Resolution: 2509x1708

Dates:Oct. 5, 2013

Frames: 224x15"

Integration: 0.9 hours

Avg. Moon age: 0.47 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.26%

Astrometry.net job: 111754

RA center: 5h 34' 56"

DEC center: -5° 18' 46"

Pixel scale: 3.013 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.662 degrees

Field radius: 1.270

Locations: Home Observatory, Redlands, California, United States

Description

M42 from light polluted skies

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M42 , 





    
        

            Jim Lafferty