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M 42

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Zeiss APQ 1200mm/8
Imaging Cameras
Canon EOS 1000Da
Mounts
ALT 6
Software
PS CS4 · Fitswork

Acquisition details

Dates:
March 6, 2011
Frames:
44x15" (11') ISO800
13x180" (39') ISO800
41x60" (41') ISO800
Integration:
1h 31'
Avg. Moon age:
1.46 days
Avg. Moon phase:
2.40%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2953280

RA center: 05h35m14s.2

DEC center: -05°2848

Pixel scale: 0.977 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 8.534 degrees

Field radius: 0.560 degrees

Resolution: 3268x2519

Locations: Willi-Hüll-Sternwarte, Heidenheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

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M 42, 



    
        

            Gerhart