Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  M 78  ·  NGC 2064  ·  NGC 2067  ·  NGC 2068  ·  NGC 2071
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Messier 78, 



    
        

            Jeff Dorman
Messier 78
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Messier 78

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            Jeff Dorman
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Messier 78

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Sky watcher ED APO 120mm
Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI533MC PRO
Mounts
iOptron CEM60 CEM60
Filters
Baader IR-UV Block ir/uv cut filter
Accessories
Pegasus Astro Pocket Powerbox · Skywatcher Field Fattener for Esprit 120 ED
Software
Sequence Generator Pro
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
ZWO 60/280

Acquisition details

Dates:
Jan. 15, 2021
Frames:
80x300" (6h 40')
Integration:
6h 40'
Avg. Moon age:
2.38 days
Avg. Moon phase:
6.27%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4160332

RA center: 05h46m44s.9

DEC center: +00°0234

Pixel scale: 0.901 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 314.967 degrees

Field radius: 0.518 degrees

Resolution: 2930x2925

Locations: Houston Astronomical Society Dark Site, Columbus, Texas, United States

Data source: Backyard

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Messier 78, 



    
        

            Jeff Dorman