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Observation by Patrickj: Orion Nebula

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Patrickj

Observer

Patrickj

Observed

2022 Jan 12 - 19:15

Uploaded

2022 Jan 13 - 17:04

Objects

The Orion Nebula (M42)

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Constellation

Orion

Field centre

RA: 05h35m
Dec: -05°26'
Position angle: -20°05'

Field size

0°33' × 0°32'

Equipment
  • 250mm SkyWatcher + Canon 450D
Exposure

10 x 6second

Location

Roade - Northamptonshire

Target name

Orion Nebula

Title

Orion Nebula

About this image

There was a Bright half Moon with wispy clouds. There was also  heavy dew which covered my telescope.

The camera was a Canon 450D (in-infrared filter still in place) mounted directly to the focusing mount of my 250mm SkyWatcher.

Image consists of 10x6sec stacked frames.

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