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M42 from White Zone, 



    
        

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M42 from White Zone
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M42 from White Zone

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon 70-200L F4.0

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 7D

Mounts: Giotto Tripod  ·  AstroTrac TT320X-AG

Software: photoshop  ·  DeepSkyStacker  ·  Iris

Filters: Astronomik EOS CLS Clip-In


Dates:Oct. 28, 2012

Frames:
50x30" ISO1600
23x30" ISO800
11x60" ISO800

Integration: 0.8 hours

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~46

Avg. Moon age: 13.55 days

Avg. Moon phase: 98.34%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 135665

RA center: 5h 35' 23"

DEC center: -5° 13' 30"

Pixel scale: 4.634 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -174.020 degrees

Field radius: 1.210 degrees


Resolution: 1156x1483

Data source: Traveller

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M42 from White Zone, 



    
        

            thakursam