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NGC2070_Tarantula_Neb

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
North Group 127 ED APO
Imaging Cameras
QHY8L
Mounts
Losmandy G11 Gemini II
Accessories
Moonlite CF 2" focuser with high resolution stepper
Software
PHD guiding · PixInsight 1.8 · Maxim DL · Software Bisque TheSkyX Professionnal
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion USA ShortTube 80
Guiding Cameras
Orion USA Star Shoot Auto Guider

Acquisition details

Dates:
Aug. 22, 2014
Frames:
42x242" (2h 49' 24")
Integration:
2h 49' 24"
Avg. Moon age:
26.76 days
Avg. Moon phase:
8.46%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3792653

RA center: 05h38m56s.4

DEC center: -69°2512

Pixel scale: 1.687 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 4.578 degrees

Field radius: 0.836 degrees

Resolution: 3017x1907

Locations: The Tank Obseratory, Kinglake West, Australia

Data source: Backyard

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NGC2070_Tarantula_Neb, 



    
        

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