Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  41 the01 Ori  ·  42 c Ori  ·  43 the02 Ori  ·  44 iot Ori  ·  45 Ori  ·  De Mairan's nebula  ·  Great Orion Nebula  ·  Hatysa  ·  Lower Sword  ·  M 42  ·  M 43  ·  M43  ·  Mairan's Nebula  ·  NGC 1973  ·  NGC 1975  ·  NGC 1976  ·  NGC 1977  ·  NGC 1980  ·  NGC 1982  ·  NGC1973  ·  NGC1975  ·  NGC1977  ·  NGC1980  ·  Orion Nebula  ·  Sh2-279  ·  Sh2-281  ·  The star 42Ori  ·  The star 45Ori  ·  The star θ1Ori  ·  The star θ2Ori  ·  And 2 more.
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M42 Orion Nebula, 



    
        

            Kharan
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M42 Orion Nebula

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics Star 71-II f/4.9 APO

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY183C

Mounts: Skywatcher EQ3

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher 9x50 finderscope

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY5L-IIc

Software: Photoshop  ·  Pixinsight


Dates:Feb. 15, 2020

Frames: 56x60"

Integration: 0.9 hours

Avg. Moon age: 21.68 days

Avg. Moon phase: 55.01%


Astrometry.net job: 3363548

RA center: 5h 35' 28"

DEC center: -5° 30' 47"

Pixel scale: 1.429 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -97.698 degrees

Field radius: 1.299 degrees


Resolution: 5449x3624

Locations: Pello, Pello, Lappi, Finland

Data source: Backyard

Description

I seldom get to shoot Orion, because it's so low in these latitudes and also because of my back yard's tree line. This time visiting north I got an hour of exposure at 20 degrees or so.

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M42 Orion Nebula, 



    
        

            Kharan