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Contains:  Great Nebula in Orion, Horsehead nebula, IC 430, IC 434, M 42, M 43, NGC 1975, NGC 1976, NGC 1977, NGC 1980, NGC 1981, NGC 1982, NGC 1990, NGC 1999, NGC 2023, NGC 2024, NGC 2064, Part of the constellation Orion (Ori), The star 22Ori, The star 42Ori, The star Alnilam (εOri), The star Alnitak (ζOri), The star Mintaka (δOri), The star ηOri, The star ιOri, The star σOri, The star υOri
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Orion widefield, 


Orion widefield
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Orion widefield

Technical card

Dates:Jan. 26, 2014

Frames: 180x120"

Integration: 6.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 24.52 days

Avg. Moon phase: 25.87%

Basic astrometry details job: 228926

RA center: 5h 38' 18"

DEC center: -3° 42' 50"

Pixel scale: 8.738 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -123.851 degrees

Field radius: 7.138 degrees

Resolution: 4899x3253

Locations: Yucatan, Villas Ecotucan near Bacalar, Mexico

Data source: Traveller


On this years trip to Yucatan I used my Eos600da at Iso800 and the 100mmL lens full open, and trained it for some evenings on this spectacular sky region. What a good feeling to accumulate, while I was out and had a good time with my friends - holidays! Processed in PixInsight and Photoshop. Full size 25MB.



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Orion widefield,