Orion Constellation

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About this Image

Lots of famous deep sky objects are situated within this constellation such as Orion Nebula (M42,M43), Horsehead Nebula (IC434), Flame Nebula (NGC2024), M78 Nebula, Witchhead Nebula (IC2118)

Technical Details


Nikkor 58mm f/1.4 G at f/2.8

Mount I-Optron Sky Tracker
Camera Nikon D810A with remote timer
Date Jan 2015
Location CTIO Chile
Sky Conditions mag 21.5 sky, temperature 10-15 C
Exposure 90x1min, 20x5min combined
Programs used ImagesPlus
Photoshop CS5