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From Namibian Sky #2: My God! - it's full of stars, 



    
        

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From Namibian Sky #2: My God! - it's full of stars

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Dates:Aug. 29, 2011

Frames: 12x600"

Integration: 2.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 0.43 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.21%


Astrometry.net job: 391742

RA center: 17h 23' 30"

DEC center: -23° 39' 0"

Pixel scale: 1.392 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.299 degrees

Field radius: 1.019 degrees


Resolution: 4386x2920

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The title describe my toughs durin processing of this wonderful image.

Is the area of sky around the snake nebula: Barnard 72.

14 x 600 s shots with Canon EOS 5D @ 800 ISO and Takahashi FS152 apo refractor
From Tivoli Farm: Namibia

four hand processing by me and Lorenzo Comolli.

This image is a collaborative effort of the Namibia 2011 expedition. Processing: Lorenzo Comolli and Edoardo Radice. Images by: Lorenzo Comolli, Luigi Fontana, Giosuè Ghioldi, Emmanuele Sordini.

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