Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  36 ups Ori  ·  41 the01 Ori  ·  42 c Ori  ·  43 the02 Ori  ·  44 iot Ori  ·  45 Ori  ·  49 d Ori  ·  De Mairan's nebula  ·  Great Orion Nebula  ·  Hatysa  ·  IC 420  ·  IC 430  ·  IC430  ·  Lower Sword  ·  M 42  ·  M 43  ·  M43  ·  Mairan's Nebula  ·  NGC 1973  ·  NGC 1975  ·  NGC 1976  ·  NGC 1977  ·  NGC 1980  ·  NGC 1981  ·  NGC 1982  ·  NGC1973  ·  NGC1975  ·  NGC1977  ·  NGC1980  ·  NGC1981  ·  And 16 more.
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Last Orion of the Season, 



    
        

            Dennis Sprinkle
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Last Orion of the Season

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Last Orion of the Season, 



    
        

            Dennis Sprinkle
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Last Orion of the Season

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ-106EDX4

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY600

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach1GTO

Software: Photoshop  ·  PixInsight  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  Sequence Generator Pro

Filters: Chroma 50mm L  ·  Chroma 50mm B  ·  Chroma 50mm G  ·  Chroma 50mm R


Dates:March 28, 2020

Frames:
Chroma 50mm B: 3x300" (15') (gain: 26.00) bin 1x1
Chroma 50mm B: 3x60" (3') (gain: 26.00) bin 1x1
Chroma 50mm G: 3x300" (15') (gain: 26.00) bin 1x1
Chroma 50mm G: 3x60" (3') (gain: 26.00) bin 1x1
Chroma 50mm L: 4x120" (8') (gain: 26.00) bin 1x1
Chroma 50mm L: 3x30" (1' 30") (gain: 26.00) bin 1x1
Chroma 50mm R: 3x300" (15') (gain: 26.00) bin 1x1
Chroma 50mm R: 3x60" (3') (gain: 26.00) bin 1x1

Integration: 1h 3' 30"

Avg. Moon age: 3.68 days

Avg. Moon phase: 14.57%


Astrometry.net job: 3385826

RA center: 5h 35' 14"

DEC center: -5° 24' 47"

Pixel scale: 7.274 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -89.922 degrees

Field radius: 2.328 degrees


Resolution: 1920x1274

Locations: Marathon Motel and RV Park, Marathon, TX, United States

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Marathon Remote Imaging Observatory (MaRIO)

Description

Orion Nebula - M42 shot with the QHY600.

Software used to capture image:
Sequence Generator Pro
PHD2

Software used to edit:
PixInsight
Photoshop

Total data gathered:
(4) Lum @ 120secs - 1x1
(3) Lum @ 30secs - 1x1
(3) R @ 300secs - 1x1
(3) R @ 60secs - 1x1
(3) G @ 300secs - 1x1
(3) G @ 60secs - 1x1
(3) B @ 300secs - 1x1
(3) B @ 60secs - 1x1

Camera : QHY600 with Readout mode 0 and Gain set to 26
Telescope: Takahashi FSQ-106EDX4
Mount: AP Mach1GTO

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Last Orion of the Season, 



    
        

            Dennis Sprinkle