- Description: M43 (NGC1982) - Detached portion of the Orion Nebula. M43 is the pinkish "bloated coma" part of M42. A glorious
visual target in binoculars and up, observers in large telescopes often report seeing colour in M42 and M43.
- Film: Kodak Gold 400 chilled in a Canda Technologies dry-ice cold camera
- Scope: 8" f6 Newtonian + Deep Sky filter
- Exposure: 2 x 50 Minutes digitally stacked.
- Location: Wilson Coulee Observatory, Alberta
- Date: February 14th and March 3rd 1992
- Notes: These were manually guided and shot through Mt. Pinatubo volcanic haze!