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Contains:  Great Nebula in Orion, M 42, M 43, NGC 1976, NGC 1982, The star θ1Ori, The star θ2Ori
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Messier 43, 


            Adrie Suijkerbuijk
Messier 43
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Messier 43

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Basic astrometry details job: 3292634

RA center: 5h 35' 31"

DEC center: -5° 16' 4"

Pixel scale: 0.438 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 16.165 degrees

Field radius: 0.286 degrees

Resolution: 3905x2610

Data source: Backyard


Picture taken February 18, 2020. 64 cm Newtonian telescope f/4. Cooled Canon 40D, modified, 800 ISO. ES Comacorrector design Rutten. 20 exposures of 300 seconds combined. Puimichel, southern France.



Adrie Suijkerbuijk
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Messier 43, 


            Adrie Suijkerbuijk