Location of Photo:
Tampa Bay, FL
Date/Time of photo:
December 2, 4, & 5, 2018
Canon EF 300mm f/4 L USM + QHY168C
The greater area is known as the Orion Molecular Cloud Complex, and this is the heart of it, known as Orion A Molecular Cloud. It's about 1,350 light years away. This image consists of 6.5 hours of integration - 269 x 60" and 60 x 120" taken from my Bortle 5 backyard.