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Contains:  NGC 3324, NGC 3293
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NGC3324 Gabriela Mistral Nebula, 


NGC3324 Gabriela Mistral Nebula

NGC3324 Gabriela Mistral Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 2990x2392

Dates:March 29, 2014

Frames:Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-series: 24x600" -25C bin 1x1

Integration: 4.0 hours

Darks: ~26

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 28.12 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.24%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00 job: 228980

RA center: 159.798 degrees

DEC center: -58.641 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.269 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 170.282 degrees

Field radius: 1.206 degrees

Locations: Sutherland dark Skies, Sutherland, Northern Cape, South Africa


This is my 1st attempt at imaging & Processing L R G B.

NGC 3324 is a star forming region at the northwest corner of the Carina Nebula
It is called the Gabriela Mistral nebula, because of the striking resemblance with the Nobel Prize winning Chilean poet.



License: None (All rights reserved)

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NGC3324 Gabriela Mistral Nebula,