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Orion Nebula (M42, M43), 


            Andrea Ferri
Orion Nebula (M42, M43)
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Orion Nebula (M42, M43)

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO RC8 f/8 Carbon Fibre

Imaging cameras: SBIG ST10XME

Mounts: Skywatcher EQ6 goto

Guiding telescopes or lenses: GSO RC8 f/8 Carbon Fibre

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress LodeStar

Filters: L  ·  R  ·  B  ·  G

Dates:Dec. 22, 2017Dec. 23, 2017Dec. 24, 2017

B: 57x30" bin 1x1
G: 58x30" bin 1x1
L: 95x30" bin 1x1
R: 73x30" bin 1x1

Integration: 2.4 hours

Avg. Moon age: 4.68 days

Avg. Moon phase: 23.13%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3769240

RA center: 5h 35' 15"

DEC center: -5° 26' 38"

Pixel scale: 0.884 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 92.388 degrees

Field radius: 0.315 degrees

Resolution: 2119x1454

Locations: Pesaro, Pesaro, Pesaro, Italy

Data source: Backyard



Andrea Ferri
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Orion Nebula (M42, M43), 


            Andrea Ferri