Great Orion Nebula

M 42
Located in the constellation of Orion.
This image was taken with the technique of emission line filters.
The Orion Nebula is one of the brightest nebulae in the night sky.

Telescope: Orion 190mm Maksutov Newtonian
Mount: Losmandy G-11
Camera: QHY9
Filters: Astrodon emission lines Ha, OIII, SII
Exposure time: 6 hours
Autor: project participant Maurice De Castro (Dominican Republic)

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December 02, 2013

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