Location of photoZagori, Fragades, Greece
Date/Time of photo2/1/2011
EquipmentCamera:Canon Eos 20D mod
Lens:Danubia Japan 500mm f8
Mount:Meade LX 200
DescriptionGreat Orion Nebula (M42 or NGC 1976) is one of the most famous objects in the winter sky. Easy visible with the naked eye, becomes fabulus with a small amateur telescope. The picture shows the main nebula and the smaller nebulosity NGC 1977.
Totel exposure 73 minutes(6X7 min, 6X3 min, 6X30 sec).
Digitally processed with Maxim DL and Photoshop