17  March  2018
 
   Winter time... Orion is there!
         



By Josef Borg
  
 
M42 - The Orion Nebula
 At a distance of approximately 1,340 light years from Earth,
 the Orion nebula is the closest star-forming region to Earth.
 Telescope: Celestron C8-N (f/5)
 Mount: Skywatcher EQ6
 Camera: Nikon D3300 (unmodified)
 Integration: 48x75sec and 1x10sec
 Location: Birkirkara, Malta


 

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