M42 – The Great Orion Nebula

Location of photo
Pescul ( Selva di Cadore ) - ITALY
Date/Time of photo
31th October 2017
Telescope: AIRY APO 130T f/6.6 Mount: NEQ6-Pro Camera : QHY168C -- GAIN:10 ; OFFSET:9 -- -20°C Filter: Optolong 2” L-Pro Filter Frames: RGGB 30 x 240s — 5 x 30s Total Integration: 2 Hours Software: SGP – PHD2 – PixInsight – CS6 Location: Pescul ( Selva di Cadore ) 1415 meter above sea level – ITALY Environment Temperature: -8°C ( 17,6 F ) Relative Humidity: 65% Date: October 31th 2017
I've always been fascinated by M42 from an early age, since the first time my father showed me at the telescope. For this reason I wanted to photograph it!

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