Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  Flame Nebula  ·  Great Orion Nebula  ·  IC 434  ·  M 42  ·  M 43  ·  Mairan's Nebula  ·  NGC 1976  ·  NGC 1982  ·  NGC 2024  ·  Orion B  ·  Orion Nebula  ·  Part of the constellation Orion (Ori)  ·  The star 42Ori  ·  The star Alnilam (εOri)  ·  The star Alnitak (ζOri)  ·  The star Mintaka (δOri)  ·  The star Saiph (κOri)  ·  The star ηOri  ·  The star ιOri  ·  The star σOri  ·  The star ψ2Ori
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M78/M42/Horsehead in the Orion area., 



    
        

            Ou Mingzhi
M78/M42/Horsehead in the Orion area.
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M78/M42/Horsehead in the Orion area.

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
M78/M42/Horsehead in the Orion area., 



    
        

            Ou Mingzhi
M78/M42/Horsehead in the Orion area.
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M78/M42/Horsehead in the Orion area.

Technical card

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI2600MC-Pro ASI 2600 MC-PRO


Dates:Feb. 6, 2021

Frames: 60x60" (1h)

Integration: 1h

Avg. Moon age: 24.03 days

Avg. Moon phase: 30.55%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4378259

RA center: 5h 38' 21"

DEC center: -3° 33' 7"

Pixel scale: 7.965 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 51.738 degrees

Field radius: 8.313 degrees


Resolution: 4176x6248

Data source: Traveller

Description

First attempt to shoot the wide field of Orion, Using the ZWO ASI2600MC Pro camera and Lowa 100f2.8 Macro Lens, that's my favourite area in the sky.

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M78/M42/Horsehead in the Orion area., 



    
        

            Ou Mingzhi