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M42- The Great Orion Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher 80 ED

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 533 MC-Pro

Mounts: Celestron CGEM DX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Altair Astro 60mm guide scope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI 120mm Mini

Software: PixInsight

Filters: Optlong L-Pro 2"

Accessory: ASI Air Pro  ·  Starfield 1.0x Field Flattener


Dates:Jan. 15, 2021

Frames:
Optlong L-Pro 2": 60x10" (10') (gain: 100.00) -20C bin 1x1
Optlong L-Pro 2": 60x120" (2h) (gain: 100.00) -20C bin 1x1
Optlong L-Pro 2": 60x30" (30') (gain: 100.00) -20C bin 1x1
Optlong L-Pro 2": 60x60" (1h) (gain: 100.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 3h 40'

Darks: ~30

Avg. Moon age: 2.38 days

Avg. Moon phase: 6.27%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4198471

RA center: 5h 35' 9"

DEC center: -5° 23' 24"

Pixel scale: 1.299 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 345.875 degrees

Field radius: 0.755 degrees


Resolution: 2965x2950

Data source: Backyard

Description

The Great Orion Nebula - First time out with a cooled camera!

Bortle 6 skies.

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