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M42 GrayScale, 



    
        

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M42 GrayScale

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M42 GrayScale, 



    
        

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M42 GrayScale

Acquisition details

Dates:
March 1, 2021
Frames:
141×2(4′ 42″)
Integration:
4′ 42″
Avg. Moon age:
17.13 days
Avg. Moon phase:
93.78%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4353284

RA center: 05h35m25s.2

DEC center: -05°2418

Pixel scale: 0.818 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 249.974 degrees

Field radius: 0.236 degrees

Resolution: 1760x1110

File size: 1.1 MB

Data source: Backyard

Description

Using APP to process a previous image but still could not get the color balance I was looking for. So, looking at just the black and white seemed to bring out the "clouds" in greater detail. But, maybe that is just an illusion.

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M42 GrayScale, 



    
        

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