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The Great Orion Nebula, 


The Great Orion Nebula
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The Great Orion Nebula

Technical card

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

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 350Da

Mounts: AstroTrac TT320X-AG

Dates:March 3, 2014

10x30" ISO1600
12x300" ISO1600
10x60" ISO1600

Integration: 1.2 hours

Darks: ~4

Flats: ~15

Avg. Moon age: 2.39 days

Avg. Moon phase: 6.34%

Basic astrometry details job: 209144

RA center: 5h 35' 17"

DEC center: -5° 26' 52"

Pixel scale: 9.964 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -171.474 degrees

Field radius: 2.616 degrees

Resolution: 1600x1007

Data source: Traveller


This is shot on night with poor transparency. Wish to shoot it again next season may be.



License: None (All rights reserved)

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The Great Orion Nebula,