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Contains:  NGC 3324, NGC 3293, IC 2581, NGC 3247
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NGC 3293 Open Cluster in Carina - L Only, 


NGC 3293 Open Cluster in Carina - L Only

NGC 3293 Open Cluster in Carina - L Only

Technical card

Resolution: 2004x1336

Dates:April 12, 2019

Frames: 3x300"

Integration: 0.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 7.08 days

Avg. Moon phase: 46.77% job: 2650636

RA center: 158.963 degrees

DEC center: -58.237 degrees

Pixel scale: 7.000 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 183.019 degrees

Field radius: 2.342 degrees

Locations: Chile, Coquimbo Region, Chile

Data source: Own remote observatory


NGC 3293 is an open cluster in the Carina constellation. It was discovered by Nicolas-Louis de Lacaille in 1751. It consists of more than 100 stars brighter than 14th magnitude in a 10 arc minute field, the brightest of which are blue supergiants of apparent magnitude 6.5 and 6.7. There is also a 7th magnitude pulsating red supergiant, V361 Carinae.

3 x 300 luminance, working on colour image.



License: None (All rights reserved)

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NGC 3293 Open Cluster in Carina - L Only, 



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"Nordish by nature"