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M42 Great Orion Nebula, 



    
        

            Greg Bock
M42 Great Orion Nebula
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M42 Great Orion Nebula

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
M42 Great Orion Nebula, 



    
        

            Greg Bock
M42 Great Orion Nebula
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M42 Great Orion Nebula

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion Optics UK 150F4 Ultrascope
Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI294 MC Pro
Mounts
Skywatcher HEQ5 Pro GoTo + Rowan belt mod
Accessories
QHYCCD OFF AXIS GUIDER · Baader MPCC Mark III
Software
Aries Productions Astropixel Processor · Adobe Photoshop CC 2019
Guiding Cameras
ZWO 120MC-S

Acquisition details

Dates:
Nov. 14, 2020
Frames:
100x120" (3h 20')
Integration:
3h 20'
Avg. Moon age:
28.69 days
Avg. Moon phase:
0.80%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4094143

RA center: 05h35m20s.9

DEC center: -05°2251

Pixel scale: 1.587 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 97.803 degrees

Field radius: 1.103 degrees

Resolution: 4137x2815

Locations: Leyburn Observatory - Dark Sky, Leyburn, Queensland, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

Blended combination of 200 minutes and 200 seconds to capture the faint stuff as well as the bright stuff....ie The Trapezium. Test shot only, F4 optics not quite collimated properly, focus slightly off too.

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M42 Great Orion Nebula, 



    
        

            Greg Bock