Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  41 the01 Ori  ·  42 c Ori  ·  43 the02 Ori  ·  44 iot Ori  ·  45 Ori  ·  48 sig Ori  ·  50 zet Ori  ·  Alnitak  ·  B33  ·  De Mairan's nebula  ·  Flame Nebula  ·  Great Orion Nebula  ·  Hatysa  ·  Horsehead nebula  ·  IC 420  ·  IC 431  ·  IC 432  ·  IC 434  ·  IC 435  ·  Lower Sword  ·  M 42  ·  M 43  ·  Mairan's Nebula  ·  NGC 1973  ·  NGC 1975  ·  NGC 1976  ·  NGC 1977  ·  NGC 1980  ·  NGC 1981  ·  NGC 1982  ·  And 21 more.
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M42 = Orion Nebula + IC434 = Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            Gary JONES
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M42 = Orion Nebula + IC434 = Horsehead Nebula

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
M42 = Orion Nebula + IC434 = Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            Gary JONES
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M42 = Orion Nebula + IC434 = Horsehead Nebula

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

Acquisition details

Dates:
Feb. 17, 2021
Frames:
120×40(1h 20′)
Integration:
1h 20′
Avg. Moon age:
5.36 days
Avg. Moon phase:
29.11%

RA center: 05h37m37s.30

DEC center: -04°0203.8

Pixel scale: 2.843 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -87.165 degrees

Field radius: 3.206 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 6744x4502

File size: 8.4 MB

Description

The original data for this striking image was captured by AstroBin member firstLight.

I stacked and post-processed the raw files using Affinity Photo

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M42 = Orion Nebula + IC434 = Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            Gary JONES

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