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            Christopher BRANDL
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M42

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher 80/400

Imaging cameras: Canon 1100D CANON EOS 1100D

Software: DeepSky Stacker  ·  GIMP 2.9 GIMP 2


Dates:March 7, 2014

Frames: 3x15" (45")

Integration: 45"

Avg. Moon age: 6.40 days

Avg. Moon phase: 39.62%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 196632

RA center: 5h 35' 47"

DEC center: -5° 9' 18"

Pixel scale: 11.316 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -176.559 degrees

Field radius: 1.890 degrees


Resolution: 620x414

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M42, 



    
        

            Christopher BRANDL