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Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  Great Nebula in Orion, IC 430, M 42, M 43, NGC 1973, NGC 1975, NGC 1976, NGC 1977, NGC 1980, NGC 1981, NGC 1982, NGC 1999, The star 42Ori, The star 45Ori, The star 49Ori, The star θ1Ori, The star θ2Ori, The star ιOri, The star υOri
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M42 16 janvier 2012, 


M42 16 janvier 2012
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Nikkor 300mm f/4 lens

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 350D / Digital Rebel XT

Mounts: CG5

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Meade ETX-90

Guiding cameras: PL1-M

Software: PixInsight PixInsinght 1.8 RC7  ·  PHD guiding

Dates:Jan. 16, 2012

Frames: 27x300"

Integration: 2.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 22.26 days

Avg. Moon phase: 48.78%

Basic astrometry details job: 152495

RA center: 5h 33' 44"

DEC center: -5° 34' 55"

Pixel scale: 12.716 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.277 degrees

Field radius: 2.542 degrees

Resolution: 1198x624

Locations: Stade de football, Poigny-la-Forêt, Yvelines, France


total : 2h15'



License: None (All rights reserved)

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M42 16 janvier 2012,