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M42 - The Great Orion Nebula - APOD - Astronomy Picture Of the Day - NASA - 29th November 2017 | by francesco.battistella
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M42 - The Great Orion Nebula - APOD - Astronomy Picture Of the Day - NASA - 29th November 2017

Technical Informations:

 

Telescope: AIRY APO 130T f/6.6

Mount: NEQ6-Pro

Camera : QHY168C -- GAIN:10 ; OFFSET:9 -- -20°C

Filter: Optolong 2” L-Pro Filter

Frames: RGGB 30 x 240s — 5 x 30s

Total Integration: 2 Hours

Software: SGP – PHD2 – PixInsight – CS6

Location: Pescul ( Selva di Cadore ) 1415 meter above sea level – ITALY

Environment Temperature: -8°C ( 17,6 F )

Relative Humidity: 65%

Date: October 31th 2017

 

 

I have to thanks my teacher Terry Hancock for explaining me how to process the Trapezium - I followed his instructions to process the image.

www.downunderobservatory.com/tutorial.html

 

Here is the link to APOD - Astronomy Picture Of the Day (NASA): apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap171129.html

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