NGC 1973-75-77, Complex Nebula in Orion

copyright Robert Gendler 2005

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Composite of data taken with 20" and 12.5" RC

Cumulative exposure 16 Hours


Image acquired at the Nighthawk Observatory

Image data acquired remotely using CCDAutoPilot2

RCOS 20RC and 12.5RC f/8 Carbon Truss Ritchey-Chrétien with RCOS Field Flattener / Corrector.

Software Bisque Paramount ME, SBIG STL-11000XM