See also: Observation 2. and Observation 3.
Object: The Great Orion Nebula MESSIER 42       Constell: ORI

RA: 05h 35.3m           Decl: -05° 23'          Epoch: 2000
Mag: 4m                 Size: 66'x60'           Type: E+R

Observer: Jere Kahanpää
Obs. place: Jyväskylä, Finland
Date/Time: 29./30.1.1992, 20.30

Telescope: N 205/1000
Magn: 133x              Filter:
Field: 22'              NE Lim.mag: 5.2m
Background sky: 4       Seeing: 3 

Brightness: 2           Alt:    
Description: The eastern wisp is brighter and better defined
than it's western counterpart. The brightest area is due south
from the Trapezium, which was easily resolved at 133x but
difficult at 63x. The bright central areas are strongly mottled.
M 43 was visible as a homogenous round glow around a bright