M 42 Orion Nebula (Narrowband)

>M 42 Orion Nebula (Narrowband)

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Object: M 42 Orion Nebula Constellation Orion

Hubble Image

Distance: 1344 light years

Date(s) Taken: Dec 29, 2008 - Jan 31, 2009

Telescope: Takahashi TSA 102S and Takahashi Field Flattener

Focal Length: 800 mm

Camera: ST 2000 XM operating at -25 deg C sensor temperature, Water Cooling

Resolution: 1.92 Arc-seconds / Pixel

Exposures: 9.0 hours total duration

20 Hydrogen-Alpha (656 nm) - 10 Minute Images binned 1x1

17 Oxygen III (501 nm)- 10 Minute Images binned 1x1

17 Sulfur II (672 nm)- 10 Minute Images binned 1x1

Image Utilization: 92%

 

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