Name: Messier 42 & 43
    Other names: Great Orion Nebula
    Description: Diffuse nebula
    Ascension: 05 : 35.4
    Declanation: -05 : 27
    Apparent diameter: 85*60 arcmin
    Constellation: Orion
    Magnitude: 4
    Distance: 1600 light years
    Equipment: Meade ETX 90 - ICX 424 -f/4.0
    Date / Time UTC: 29 january 2005 18:30
    Stacked : 67 of 300 and 46 of 142
    Exposure time: 20 10 5 1 and 0.2 second
    Location: The Hague, The Netherlands
    Other info: color enhanced

     

    © Job Gehéniau

    http://www.jgeheniau.nl/etx90/astronomy2.html

home