Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  41 the01 Ori  ·  42 c Ori  ·  43 the02 Ori  ·  44 iot Ori  ·  45 Ori  ·  De Mairan's nebula  ·  Great Orion Nebula  ·  Hatysa  ·  IC 420  ·  Lower Sword  ·  M 42  ·  M 43  ·  Mairan's Nebula  ·  NGC 1973  ·  NGC 1975  ·  NGC 1976  ·  NGC 1977  ·  NGC 1980  ·  NGC 1981  ·  NGC 1982  ·  Orion Nebula  ·  Sh2-279  ·  Sh2-281  ·  The star 42Ori  ·  The star 45Ori  ·  The star θ1Ori  ·  The star θ2Ori  ·  The star ιOri  ·  Upper Sword  ·  VdB42  ·  And 2 more.
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Orion: Mono to Color via false RGB, 



    
        

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Orion: Mono to Color via false RGB

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Orion: Mono to Color via false RGB

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron RASA 8

Imaging cameras: ZWO AIS1600 MM pro

Mounts: iOptron cem60

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Omegon 50mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI 120 Mini Mono

Software: Adobe Photoshop CC 2021  ·  Nighttime Imaging ‘N’ Astronomy  ·  Stelarium  ·  PHD2 phd 2  ·  PixInsight


Dates:Dec. 27, 2020

Frames: 40x30" (20')

Integration: 20'

Avg. Moon age: 12.29 days

Avg. Moon phase: 93.25%


RA center: 05h35m12s.502

DEC center: -05°2349.71

Pixel scale: 1.960 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -74.283 degrees

Field radius: 1.565 degrees

More info:Open 


Resolution: 3444x4604

Data source: Backyard

Description

Original shot in mono.

Made three copies of the stacked mono image then colored them into RGB and placed into correct channels. I used a few reference photos to "fake" color as best I could. Still awaiting the arrival of my Baader F2 filters and starizona system. Merry Christmas!

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