Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Carina (Car)  ·  Contains:  AD Car  ·  BC Car  ·  CS Car  ·  CU Car  ·  DT Car  ·  FS Car  ·  FW Car  ·  GM Car  ·  GR Car  ·  IC 2599  ·  KU Car  ·  NGC 3293  ·  NGC 3324  ·  V0361 Car  ·  V0369 Car  ·  V0370 Car  ·  V0378 Car  ·  V0380 Car  ·  V0381 Car  ·  V0400 Car  ·  V0401 Car  ·  V0402 Car  ·  V0403 Car  ·  V0405 Car  ·  V0406 Car  ·  V0425 Car  ·  V0441 Car  ·  V0513 Car  ·  V0516 Car  ·  V0658 Car  ·  And 3 more.
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NGC 3293 and its colourful neighbourhood, 



    
        

            Claudio Tenreiro
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NGC 3293 and its colourful neighbourhood

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
NGC 3293 and its colourful neighbourhood, 



    
        

            Claudio Tenreiro
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NGC 3293 and its colourful neighbourhood

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Vixen ED80Sf

Imaging cameras: ZWO 294 MC Pro Cooled

Mounts: iOptron CEM25P

Focal reducers: Long Perng x0.8 Reductor-Flattener

Software: GIMP 2.10.18  ·  DSS 4.2.3  ·  Pleiades Astrophoto Pixinsight 1.8 pixinsight 1.85

Filters: Optolong UV/IR cut


Dates:Dec. 19, 2020

Frames: 121x30" (1h 30")

Integration: 1h 30"

Avg. Moon age: 5.06 days

Avg. Moon phase: 26.27%


Astrometry.net job: 4101877

RA center: 10h 38' 52"

DEC center: -58° 31' 43"

Pixel scale: 1.978 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 79.899 degrees

Field radius: 1.003 degrees


Resolution: 2696x2464

Locations: ARTAMI Observatory at home, Curicó - Bortle 5 - 6, Maule, Chile

Data source: Backyard

Description

Continuing with open clusters, this one is impossible to get without preserving the colourful clouds around it. It is quite brilliant in the southern sky right now, and many scopes are pointing to the area.

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NGC 3293 and its colourful neighbourhood, 



    
        

            Claudio Tenreiro