The Great Orion Nebula (M42)



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The Great Orion Nebula (M42)

Picture Details:

  • Optics             5-inch (127mm) Refractor Telescope (Tele Vue NP127is)
  • Camera           SBIG STL11000 CCD Camera
  • Filters              Custom Scientific
  • Dates               January 8th 2011
  • Location          Mount Lemmon SkyCenter
  • Exposure          RGB = 60:60:60 minutes
  • Acquisition       ACP Observatory Control Software (DC-3 Dreams),TheSky (Software Bisque), Maxim DL/CCD (Cyanogen)
  • Processing        CCDStack (CCDWare), Photoshop CS3 (Adobe)
  • Credit Line and Copyright        Adam Block/Mount Lemmon SkyCenter/University of Arizona

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