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M42 - NGC 1976 - Diffuse Nebula


Location Data
Constellation: Orion
Right ascension: 5h 35.3m
Declination: Declination: -5° 23′
Distance:  ly
Size:  ly

Observation Data
Apparent magnitude: 5
Apparent size: 85' X 60' arcmins

M42 Location - Image From Stellarium

The images With Blue Borders were taken using equipment provided by the MAS Observatory
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Orion Nebula by Paul BorchardtOrion Nebula
Scope: C14 w/ HyperStar f/1.9 (F-Scope), Camera: Canon T3i DSLR modified, Filters: Astronomik Clip, Ha: 5x300s, OIII: 5x300s, and Hb: 5x300s. Total: 1.667 hrs. Process: BackyardEOS, Nebulosity, Pixinsight, and PS. Mar. 2018.
Photo by: Paul Borchardt

The Orion  Nebula by Gabe ShaugnnessyThe Orion Nebula
Scope: TMB92SS @ f/4.4, Camera: QSI690-wsg8, RGB: 24x15sec, 24x1min, 36x5min. Total exposure: 3.5 hrs. Processing: SGP, PHD2, APCC, Pixinsight
Dec. 2017
Photo: Gabe Shaughnessy

Orion Nebula - Russ  BlankenbergOrion Nebula
B-Scope, DSLR, 20 10-second pictures.
Dec. 2017
Photo: Russ Blankenberg

Orion Nebula - Arun HegdeOrion Nebula
Taken from Chandler, Arizona. Camera: 5D Mark IV, Lens: 400mm at f/5.6. iOptron Skytracker Pro. 76 x 16 seconds.
Dec. 2017
Photo: Arun Hegde

Orion Nebula  by Paul BorchardtOrion Nebula
F-Scope, HyperStar at f/1.9 Canon T5 DSLR. 30 subs each of 1, 5, 30, and 120 second exposers. Processed in Nebulosity, PixInsight, HDR with Photomatrix Pro.
April 2017
Photo: Paul Borchardt

Orion Nebula  by Tamas Kriska and Clark BrizendineM42 / M43 - Orion Nebula
F-Scope. Canon DSLR. Total exposure: 17.6 minutes. 14 60-second exposures, 9 20-second exposures, and 12 3-second exposures. Processing done in both Pixinsight and Photoshop. Jan. 2017
Data: Tamas Kriska, Processing: Clark Brizendine

M42 & M43 - Scott JamiesonM42 & M43 - Orion Nebula
7.5 in f/5.3 Mak / Newtonian, ST8300M camera. 700 total exp. 7X100 sec. frames. NB, Ha, 9nm filter.
Mar. 2016
Photo by: Scott Jamieson

M42 / M43 - Orion Nebula, Chad AndristM42 / M43 - Orion Nebula
80mm Stellarvue SV80ST, CDS-600D Camera, 24 frames at various ISOs. Taken in Milwaukee!
Jan 2016
Photo by: Chad Andrist

Orion NebulaOrion Nebula
TOA-130F, f/5.3, STF-8300M. 5nm NB Filters, Total exp: 3.5 hrs (1.5 Ha, 1.5 OIII, 1.5 SII).
November 2014.
Photo: Dennis Roscoe

Orion NebulaOrion Nebula
TOA-130F, f/5.3, STF-8300M, 5nm NB Filters, 6.5hr total, Red SII 2.5hr, Blue OIII 1.5hr, Green Ha 2.5hr.
Nov 2013
Photo by: Dennis Roscoe

Orion NebulaOrion Nebula -M42/M43
7.5" f/5.3, SBIG 8300, 10nm NB filters. HA (red) OIII (blue) S2 (green). 3 X 90 sec exp. stacked.
Feb 2013
Photo by: Scott Jamieson

NM Skies, STL11000 SBIG CCD camera with a TAK BRC250 scope.
Oct. 2006
Photo by: Tom Schmidtkunz


Photo by: Steve Diesso


Photo by: Steve Diesso