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M43 in Orion.  Not as well known as M42, the Great Orion Nebula, which it adjoins (visible top right of the image), but beautiful in its own right.


Image info

Telescope:  Skywatcher 8" f/5 Newtonian

Focus:  Prime focus

Camera:  SAC7B, uncooled

Exposure:  15 x 15s 

Date:  2nd Dec 2002

Processing:  Acquired in Astrovideo as FITS.  Stacked in Iris. 


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