M42


Object:
M42, M43 (Orion Nebula)
Date: 01/03/02
Scope: LX200 10" F/6.3 operating at F/2.1 (f3.3 focal reducer attached)
Imager: SBIG ST237 with color filter wheel
Exposures: L = 4 x 30 seconds (not binned) RGB = 4 x 30 seconds (not binned)
Location: Bellwood, PA USA
Processing: Stacked & Co-Registered in AstroArt 2.0, touched up in PhotoShop
Notes: Bad seeing, bad polar alignment (first time using equatorial wedge)