M42 - 3.7.2006
Image Capture Details

Optics:  Meade LX200 GPS14
Mount: Meade LX200
Camera: Canon Digital Rebel 350XT
Filters: None

Focal Ratio:  F/10

Guiding with Meade DSI

46 X 105 Seconds for image depth.
15 X 10 seconds for Trapezium detail.
15 X 30 seconds for Trapezium detail.

Time: 7:00pm - 10:45pm
Location: Waldwick, NJ
The Trapezium of M42 (The Orion Nebula).  This is a very hot inter-stellar nursery for the
birthing of stars.  All of the Stars seen in the center are new born suns.
© 2007 David A. Trapani
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