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
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NGC 3324 and NGC3293 HaRHaRGB

NGC 3324 and NGC3293 HaRHaRGB, 



    
        

            Paul Storey
NGC 3324 and NGC3293 HaRHaRGB
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NGC 3324 and NGC3293 HaRHaRGB

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO Newton 12" f/4

Imaging cameras: ATIK 11000m

Mounts: EQ8

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 50 mm mini guider

Guiding cameras: Orion Star Shoot Planetary Imager & Autoguider

Focal reducers: ASA Wynne 3" Corrector 0.95x

Software: CCDStack  ·  Startools 1.3.5  ·  photoshop  ·  Maxim DL

Filters: Baader Ha 2"  ·  Orion 2'' LRGB filter set


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

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

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NGC 3324 and NGC3293 HaRHaRGB, 



    
        

            Paul Storey