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    M42 - The Orion Nebula, 



    
        

            Mark Kuehner
    M42 - The Orion Nebula
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    M42 - The Orion Nebula

    Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro Tech AT130 ED Triplet

    Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI2600MC-Pro

    Mounts: Paramount MyT

    Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI290mini

    Focal reducers: Astro Tech Field flattener

    Software: Software Bisque TheSkyX Professional  ·  Starkeeper Voyager  ·  Pixinsight  ·  Astro Pixel Processor


    Dates:Oct. 27, 2020

    Frames: 200x240"

    Integration: 13.3 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 11.07 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 85.34%


    Astrometry.net job: 4129039

    RA center: 5h 35' 6"

    DEC center: -5° 19' 33"

    Pixel scale: 0.859 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 90.435 degrees

    Field radius: 0.881 degrees


    Resolution: 6160x4076

    Locations: Home Observatory, Elizabeth, Pennsylvania, United States

    Data source: Backyard

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    M42 - The Orion Nebula, 



    
        

            Mark Kuehner