Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  41 the01 Ori  ·  43 the02 Ori  ·  De Mairan's nebula  ·  Great Orion Nebula  ·  M 42  ·  M 43  ·  Mairan's Nebula  ·  NGC 1976  ·  NGC 1982  ·  Orion Nebula  ·  Sh2-281  ·  The star θ1Ori  ·  The star θ2Ori
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M42 - Orion Nebula

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M42 - Orion Nebula

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TPO 10" f/4 Newtonian

Imaging cameras: ATIK 383L+ mono

Mounts: Software Bisque Paramount MX+

Guiding cameras: Lodestar X2

Software: Sequence Generator Pro  ·  Pixinsight  ·  PHD2

Filters: Astrodon BLUE 36mm - Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance  ·  Astrodon LUM 36mm - Gen2 E -Series Tru-Balance  ·  Astrodon RED 36mm - Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance  ·  Astrodon GREEN 36mm - Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance

Accessory: Orion Thin Off Axis Guider (TOAG)  ·  RIGELSYS USB-nSTEP Focuser  ·  ATIK EFW2, 7x36mm Filter Wheel


Dates:Jan. 31, 2020Feb. 2, 2020Feb. 3, 2020Feb. 12, 2020

Frames:
Astrodon BLUE 36mm - Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance: 20x5" (1' 40") -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon BLUE 36mm - Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance: 20x300" (1h 40') -21C bin 1x1
Astrodon GREEN 36mm - Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance: 20x300" (1h 40') -21C bin 1x1
Astrodon GREEN 36mm - Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance: 20x5" (1' 40") -21C bin 1x1
Astrodon LUM 36mm - Gen2 E -Series Tru-Balance: 40x300" (3h 20') -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon LUM 36mm - Gen2 E -Series Tru-Balance: 20x5" (1' 40") -21C bin 1x1
Astrodon RED 36mm - Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance: 20x300" (1h 40') -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon RED 36mm - Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance: 20x5" (1' 40") -21C bin 1x1

Integration: 8h 26' 40"

Avg. Moon age: 10.21 days

Avg. Moon phase: 59.76%


Astrometry.net job: 3364862

RA center: 5h 34' 53"

DEC center: -5° 30' 51"

Pixel scale: 1.103 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -1.473 degrees

Field radius: 0.635 degrees


Resolution: 3321x2481

Locations: Home Observatory, Chico, CA - California, United States

Data source: Backyard

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This is an HDR combination of 5 sec and 300 sec subs.

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