M42 – Orion

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Photographer Rick Steiner

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Camera Used

Settings / Equipment Astrophysics Traveller refractor (105mm f/5.8) @ prime focus, Super Polaris mount; 16 min manually-guided exp. on Fuji Super-G 800.

Location OCA Anza site

Date / Time March 1, 1998 12:00 am


Additional Information Besides the Orion Nebula itself, this image captures the entire "sword" area of Orion. The purplish reflection nebula above M42 is the NGC 1973-5-7 complex.