Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  Great Nebula in Orion  ·  M 42  ·  M 43  ·  NGC 1976  ·  NGC 1980  ·  NGC 1982  ·  The star θ1Ori  ·  The star θ2Ori  ·  The star ιOri
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Christmas Eve M42, 


            Richard Sweeney
Christmas Eve M42
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Christmas Eve M42

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Esprit 100 ED

Imaging cameras: Zwo Asi 071

Mounts: SkyWatcher AZ EQ6

Guiding cameras: ZWO AS120MM-Mini

Software: Astro Pixel Processor AstroPixelProcessor  ·  Sequence Generator Pro Seqence Generator Pro

Dates:Dec. 24, 2019

Frames: 14x150"

Integration: 0.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.78 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.44%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3140819

RA center: 5h 34' 51"

DEC center: -5° 31' 8"

Pixel scale: 1.778 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 2.708 degrees

Field radius: 0.816 degrees

Resolution: 2512x2144

Locations: Back Garden, Cork, Ireland

Data source: Backyard


Cropped for Orion only.
Happy Christmas everyone



Richard Sweeney
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Christmas Eve M42, 


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