Weather for Jan 24 Night
Clouds Seeing
Waning Crescent
04:29 14:42

Astro Photography Tool - your Swiss army knife for your astro imaging sessions
Amazon: Shop, Connect, Enjoy :)
Last visited objects: Orion Nebula
Uploaded by Astronomer598 CA, United States
Uploaded by Astronomer598 CA, United States
Uploaded by thocaos
Uploaded by XavierMarcos CT, España
Uploaded by ZlochTeamAstro
Uploaded by djtrotter

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Upload your astrophotography
View all...

Orion Nebula · M 42

Diffuse nebula in Orion constellation (The Hunter). Also known as M 42, NGC 1976, LBN 974, Sh 2-281.
My list Reminder

Data Sheet

1.5º x 1º
5h 35m 17s
-5º 22' 59''
N/A
4.00
22.22
E+R
N/A

Telescope Simulator

Off Eyepiece Camera
Re-center

Hourly Elevation

Jan 24
Maximum elevation at 21:26 hours

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing at
Mid January

What's in Ashburn's Sky Tonight?

  • Asterismsby: magnitude size rise transit
  • Dark nebulaeby: magnitude size rise transit
  • Diffuse nebulaeby: magnitude size rise transit
  • Galaxiesby: magnitude size rise transit
  • Galaxy clustersby: magnitude size rise transit
  • Globular clustersby: magnitude size rise transit
  • Nebulaeby: magnitude size rise transit
  • Open clustersby: magnitude size rise transit
  • Planetary nebulaeby: magnitude size rise transit
  • Supernovaeby: magnitude size rise transit