Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  Great Nebula in Orion  ·  M 42  ·  M 43  ·  NGC 1973  ·  NGC 1975  ·  NGC 1976  ·  NGC 1977  ·  NGC 1980  ·  NGC 1981  ·  NGC 1982  ·  The star 42Ori  ·  The star 45Ori  ·  The star θ1Ori  ·  The star θ2Ori  ·  The star ιOri
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Messier 42 Mosaic, 



    
        

            Samuli Vuorinen
Messier 42 Mosaic
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Messier 42 Mosaic

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Messier 42 Mosaic, 



    
        

            Samuli Vuorinen
Messier 42 Mosaic
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Messier 42 Mosaic

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Sky-Watcher Esprit 100ED
Imaging Cameras
Atik 460EX
Mounts
iOptron CEM60
Filters
Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series R · Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series G · Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series B · Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series L
Accessories
APM Riccardi 0.75x
Software
PixInsight · Sequence Generator Pro
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Sky-Watcher Esprit 100ED
Guiding Cameras
Starlight Xpress Superstar

Acquisition details

Dates:
Dec. 30, 2019 ·  Dec. 31, 2019 ·  Jan. 3, 2020 ·  Jan. 16, 2020 ·  Jan. 22, 2020
Frames:
Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series B: 8x10" (1' 20") -15°C bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series B: 32x300" (2h 40') -15°C bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series G: 9x10" (1' 30") -15°C bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series G: 33x300" (2h 45') -15°C bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series L: 9x10" (1' 30") -15°C bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series L: 33x300" (2h 45') -15°C bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series R: 9x10" (1' 30") -15°C bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series R: 33x300" (2h 45') -15°C bin 1x1
Integration:
11h 50"
Flats:
25
Bias:
199
Avg. Moon age:
12.99 days
Avg. Moon phase:
32.82%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3269676

RA center: 05h34m52s.8

DEC center: -05°1724

Pixel scale: 5.944 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.010 degrees

Field radius: 1.482 degrees

Resolution: 986x1500

Locations: Komakallio, Kirkkonummi, Finland

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility

Description

2-panel LRGB mosaic with 5-minute and 10-second exposures composited together.

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Messier 42 Mosaic, 



    
        

            Samuli Vuorinen