Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Dorado (Dor)  ·  Contains:  NGC 2070  ·  NGC 2100  ·  Tarantula nebula
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NGC 2070 (Tarantula Nebula) in H-Alpha , 



    
        

            Chris85
NGC 2070 (Tarantula Nebula) in H-Alpha
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NGC 2070 (Tarantula Nebula) in H-Alpha

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NGC 2070 (Tarantula Nebula) in H-Alpha , 



    
        

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NGC 2070 (Tarantula Nebula) in H-Alpha
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NGC 2070 (Tarantula Nebula) in H-Alpha

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO RC 6"

Imaging cameras: Atik 383L+ Monochrome

Mounts: Skywatcher AZ EQ-6 GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: William Optics 66 mm Zenithstar SD Double APO - F 5,9

Guiding cameras: Q5L-II-M

Focal reducers: Astro-Physics CCDT67 reducer

Software: Sequence Generator Pro  ·  Nebulosity 3  ·  Maxim DL 5

Filters: Astronomik Ha 6nm 1.25''

Accessory: Hitecastro Mount Hub Pro v2.0  ·  MoonLite Telescope Accessories Moonlight Focuser with Hi-Res Motor


Dates:Nov. 29, 2014

Frames:Astronomik Ha 6nm 1.25'': 11x300" (55') -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 55'

Darks: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 7.45 days

Avg. Moon phase: 50.77%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 429472

RA center: 5h 38' 41"

DEC center: -69° 5' 9"

Pixel scale: 1.203 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 94.926 degrees

Field radius: 0.610 degrees


Resolution: 2962x2137

Description

Ngc 2070 in Ha. I will never get tired of mono Ha, there's just something haunting about them. Brooding almost.

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NGC 2070 (Tarantula Nebula) in H-Alpha , 



    
        

            Chris85