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M42 Orion Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Williams Optics RedCat 51

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM Pro

Mounts: Ioptron SkyGuider Pro

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI120MM-S

Software: Startools 1.5  ·  Deepsky Stacker Deep Sky Stacker (DSS)  ·  Gimp 2.10.8

Filters: ZWO LRGB 31 MM,Halpha,SII,OIII


Dates:Feb. 3, 2020

Frames: 64x120" (2h 8')

Integration: 2h 8'

Avg. Moon age: 8.71 days

Avg. Moon phase: 63.89%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3551694

RA center: 05h34m45s

DEC center: -05°1752

Pixel scale: 3.165 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 22.052 degrees

Field radius: 1.294 degrees


Resolution: 2082x2082

Locations: Home (Bortle 5), Yateley, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard

Description

26 May 2020 - Re-processed - better definition on main stars and reduced background star field.

Yet another Orion Nebula image, but I hadn't got a decent one in my 'set' of Astrobin images and I'd never done it narrowband before so here it is.

From Bortle 5 back garden with Redcat 51/ASI1600MM-Pro/ZWO EFW Filter Wheel and filters/Ioptron Skyguider Pro (no guiding)

29 Jan 2020: Widefield Orion Nebula and Running Man

- 16 x 120s LRGB, Gain 139, Offset 20, -15degC

- 15 x 120s Ha, Gain 200, Offset 40, -15degC

- Darks & Flats

03 Feb 2020: Core

- 20 x 1s LRGB, Gain 139, Offset 20, -15degC

- 20 x 10s LRGB, Gain 139, Offset 20, -15degC

- Darks & Flats

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