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Tarantula/LMC Widefield (NCG2070), 



    
        

            Shane Hunter
Tarantula/LMC Widefield (NCG2070)
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Tarantula/LMC Widefield (NCG2070)

Tarantula/LMC Widefield (NCG2070), 



    
        

            Shane Hunter
Tarantula/LMC Widefield (NCG2070)
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Tarantula/LMC Widefield (NCG2070)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher Evostar 72ED

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI533MC Pro

Mounts: SkyWatcher HEQ 5 Rowan Belt Mod

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Evoguide 50ED

Guiding cameras: ZWO Asi120mm-s

Focal reducers: Skywatcher 72ED Flattener

Software: PHOTOSHOP CC  ·  ZWO ASIAIR iOS App  ·  PHD2

Filters: Baader 2" UV/IR-Cut / L

Accessory: ASIair Pro  ·  ZWO EAF Electronic Automatic Focuser


Dates:Jan. 10, 2021

Frames: 1x300" (5') (gain: 101.00) -5C

Integration: 5'

Avg. Moon age: 26.60 days

Avg. Moon phase: 9.40%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4143621

RA center: 5h 38' 37"

DEC center: -69° 5' 45"

Pixel scale: 2.058 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 102.420 degrees

Field radius: 1.121 degrees


Resolution: 3008x2517

Locations: Shane Hunter, Bensville, New South Wales, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

A quick edit of one of the five-minute exposures I took last night of the Tarantula Nebula (NGC2070) in the Large Magellanic Cloud. This is a work in progress and will be updated when I get some more data.

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Tarantula/LMC Widefield (NCG2070), 



    
        

            Shane Hunter