[1] M42, the Great Nebula in Orion
Photographer:
 
Al Brockman
Telescope:
 
Tak FSQ-106 @ f/5 (530 mm)
Orientation::
  Ø11.2' x 6.9', m8.4, RA 13h29.9m, Dec +47°12'
Camera:
  Canon EOS 10D DSLR
Image Scale:
   
Mount:
  Paramount ME on ATS Portable Pier
Exposure type
  17 x 300", median combined, Binned 2 x2
Location:
  Ningaloo Skies Observatory,Exmouth, WA on 2007, Jan 01
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SMC

Additional Notes:

The bright, beautiful nebulous complex and stellar nursery of Messier 42 and 43.

 
 
 
 
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