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M42 & Sh2-279 Starless, 





    
        

            David McGarvey

M42 & Sh2-279 Starless

Technical card

Resolution: 1200x1249

Dates:Feb. 3, 2019

Frames: 98x30"

Integration: 0.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 28.31 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.69%

Astrometry.net job: 3033913

Locations: Back Yard, Westover, Pennsylvania, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

A starless rendition of the Great Orion Nebula and Running Man Nebula.

Nikon D750 (Stock)
Nikkor 300mm f/2.8 AI-S ED lens + 2x teleconverter
f/2.8
ISO 1600
AstroTrac TT320X-AG - no guiding

Acquisition:

98 x 30" exposures (49 mins. total integration time)

Processing:

RawTherapee, Deep Sky Stacker, RNC-Color-Stretch, Starnet++, & Photoshop.

Comments

Author

dmcgarvey
David McGarvey
License: None (All rights reserved)
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M42 & Sh2-279 Starless, 





    
        

            David McGarvey