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Observation by Les Dickens: Messier 42 and other nearby nebulae

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Les Dickens

Observer

Les Dickens

Observed

2019 Jan 30 - 23:53

Uploaded

2019 Feb 02 - 14:37

Objects

The Orion Nebula (M42)

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Constellation

Orion

Field centre

RA: 05h35m
Dec: -05°23'
Position angle: +92°03'

Field size

2°01' × 1°30'

Equipment
  • 77mm F6.5 achromatic refractor
  • QHY9s mono camera
  • Processed with IRIS software
Exposure

180 x 30s luminance; 40 x 30s for each R, G and B fliter

Location

Cheltenham, Glos. 51° 53' 01" N, 02° 05' 42" W

Target name

NGC 1976 (M42) - "Orion Nebula"

Title

Messier 42 and other nearby nebulae

About this image

77mm f6.5 achromatic refractor + QHY9S mono camera.

Another attempt at using LRGB techniques, this time using plain RGB rather than narrow band filters.

Images processed using IRIS software.

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