Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Dorado (Dor)  ·  Contains:  NGC 2048  ·  NGC 2070  ·  NGC 2077  ·  Tarantula nebula
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Tarantula Nebula, 



    
        

            Marcelo Domingues
Tarantula Nebula
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Tarantula Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FS-102

Filters: Baader Blue 2" Filter  ·  Baader Green 2" Filter  ·  Baader Red 2" Filter  ·  Baader Luminance 2" Filter


Dates:Oct. 23, 2014

Frames:
Baader Blue 2" Filter: 10x180" (30') -20C bin 1x1
Baader Green 2" Filter: 10x180" (30') -20C bin 1x1
Baader Luminance 2" Filter: 10x300" (50') -20C bin 1x1
Baader Red 2" Filter: 10x180" (30') -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 2h 20'

Avg. Moon age: 29.13 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.18%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 401073

RA center: 05h37m45s.1

DEC center: -69°0502

Pixel scale: 2.984 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 86.795 degrees

Field radius: 1.850 degrees


Resolution: 620x382

Locations: Space, San Pedro de Atacama, Chile

Description

Our attempt to capture the Tarantula Nebula in Large Magellanic Cloud.

By Marcelo Domingues and Ricardo Melo

San Pedro de Atacama - Chile

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Tarantula Nebula, 



    
        

            Marcelo Domingues