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Contains:  Great Nebula in Orion, M 42, M 43, NGC 1973, NGC 1975, NGC 1976, NGC 1977, NGC 1980, NGC 1982, The star 42Ori, The star 45Ori, The star θ1Ori, The star θ2Ori, The star ιOri
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Orion Nebula M42, 


            Derek Foster
Orion Nebula M42
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Orion Nebula M42

Technical card

Dates:Jan. 17, 2020

Frames: 28x150"

Integration: 1.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 22.09 days

Avg. Moon phase: 50.65%

Basic astrometry details job: 3232311

RA center: 5h 35' 7"

DEC center: -5° 23' 38"

Pixel scale: 1.980 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 61.884 degrees

Field radius: 1.189 degrees

Resolution: 2779x3309

Data source: Backyard



Derek Foster
License: Attribution Creative Commons


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    Orion Nebula M42, 


            Derek Foster

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Orion Nebula M42, 


            Derek Foster