Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Carina (Car)  ·  Contains:  NGC 3293  ·  NGC 3324  ·  The star κ1Vol  ·  The star κ2Vol
NGC 3324 and NGC3293 HaRHaRGB, 



    
        

            Paul Storey
NGC 3324 and NGC3293 HaRHaRGB
Powered byPixInsight

NGC 3324 and NGC3293 HaRHaRGB

NGC 3324 and NGC3293 HaRHaRGB, 



    
        

            Paul Storey
NGC 3324 and NGC3293 HaRHaRGB
Powered byPixInsight

NGC 3324 and NGC3293 HaRHaRGB

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
GSO Newton 12" f/4
Imaging Cameras
ATIK 11000m
Mounts
EQ8
Filters
Baader Ha 2" · Orion 2'' LRGB filter set
Accessories
ASA Wynne 3" Corrector 0.95x
Software
CCDStack · Startools 1.3.5 · photoshop · Maxim DL
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion 50 mm mini guider
Guiding Cameras
Orion Star Shoot Planetary Imager & Autoguider

Acquisition details

Dates:
June 6, 2014
Frames:
16x600" (2h 40')
Integration:
2h 40'
Avg. Moon age:
7.97 days
Avg. Moon phase:
56.19%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 308542

RA center: 10h36m15s.8

DEC center: -58°3346

Pixel scale: 1.632 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -169.733 degrees

Field radius: 0.884 degrees

Resolution: 2613x2896

Description

NGC 3324 is also called the Gabriela Mistral nebula, because of the striking resemblance with the Nobel Prize winning Chilean poet, who was born and raised in the Elqui region, home to the Cerro Tololo, Cerro Pachon and Cerro Morado professional observatories.

Ha 100, R20,G20,B20

Comments

Sky plot

Sky plot

Histogram

NGC 3324 and NGC3293 HaRHaRGB, 



    
        

            Paul Storey