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Dessert Nightsky

Contains: Extremely wide field

Technical card

Resolution: 2136x1424

Dates: Aug. 15, 2015

Frames: 13x420" ISO800

Integration: 1.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 0.34 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.13%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 2.00 job: 1498797

RA center: 266.703 degrees

DEC center: -25.785 degrees

Pixel scale: 131.344 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -83.218 degrees

Field radius: 46.830 degrees

Locations: Tivoli / Namibia, Windhoek, Namibia


A wonderfull dessert nightsky above the Astrofarm Tivoli in Namibia.

The foreground is taken from a single shot.



Hartmuth Kintzel

Sky plot

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Dessert Nightsky, Hartmuth Kintzel

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Made in Tivoli/Namibia