Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  Great Nebula in Orion  ·  Horsehead nebula  ·  IC 431  ·  IC 432  ·  IC 434  ·  IC 435  ·  M 42  ·  M 43  ·  NGC 1973  ·  NGC 1975  ·  NGC 1976  ·  NGC 1977  ·  NGC 1980  ·  NGC 1981  ·  NGC 1982  ·  NGC 1990  ·  NGC 2023  ·  NGC 2024  ·  Part of the constellation Orion (Ori)  ·  The star 42Ori  ·  The star 45Ori  ·  The star Alnilam (εOri)  ·  The star Alnitak (ζOri)  ·  The star θ1Ori  ·  The star θ2Ori  ·  The star ιOri  ·  The star σOri
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M42 & Horsehead Mosaic, 



    
        

            Chuck Manges
M42 & Horsehead Mosaic
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M42 & Horsehead Mosaic

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Tech AT65EDQ 65mm f/6.5 ED quadruplet #2

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY 9M

Guiding cameras: QHY5L-II Mono

Filters: Baader L 36mm  ·  Baader H-alpha 7nm 36mm  ·  Baader Red, Green, Blue 36mm



Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 194348

RA center: 5h 37' 9"

DEC center: -3° 41' 31"

Pixel scale: 10.552 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 106.674 degrees

Field radius: 2.628 degrees


Resolution: 620x274

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M42 & Horsehead Mosaic, 



    
        

            Chuck Manges