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Contains:  Great Nebula in Orion, M 42, M 43, NGC 1973, NGC 1975, NGC 1976, NGC 1977, NGC 1980, NGC 1981, NGC 1982, NGC 1999, The star 42Ori, The star 45Ori, The star θ1Ori, The star θ2Ori, The star ιOri
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M42 Orion Nebula, 


M42 Orion Nebula
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M42 Orion Nebula

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Imaging telescope or lens:Orion ED80T CF

Imaging camera:Canon T2i/550D


Guiding telescope or lens:Orion 50mm Helical Guider

Guiding camera:Orion StarShoot AutoGuider Pro Mono

Focal reducer:Tele Vue TRF-2008 0.8x Reducer/Flattener

Software:Astro Pixel ProcessorPixinsightAdobe Lightroom

Dates:Oct. 18, 2015Jan. 25, 2019

28x90" ISO1600
6x120" ISO800

Integration: 0.9 hours

Darks: ~9

Avg. Moon age: 12.35 days

Avg. Moon phase: 50.83%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.50

Basic astrometry details job: 3294136

RA center: 5h 35' 22"

DEC center: -5° 23' 38"

Pixel scale: 2.338 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 92.039 degrees

Field radius: 1.747 degrees

Resolution: 4515x2924

Data source: Backyard



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M42 Orion Nebula,