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C103 within the LMC, 



    
        

            Henry Kwok
C103 within the LMC
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C103 within the LMC

C103 within the LMC, 



    
        

            Henry Kwok
C103 within the LMC
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C103 within the LMC

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics GT81 Apo

Imaging cameras: Atik 314L+

Mounts: iOptron ZEQ25GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: William Optics GT81 Apo

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY5L II Autoguider

Focal reducers: William Optics 0.8x Field Flattener Type VI

Software: PixInsight LE

Accessory: Orion Thin Off-Axis Guider (TOAG)



Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 488549

RA center: 5h 38' 32"

DEC center: -69° 5' 34"

Pixel scale: 3.428 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -103.758 degrees

Field radius: 0.827 degrees


Resolution: 1391x1039

Locations: Home, Auckland, New Zealand

Description

This target remains elusive. Despite its core being mag 1, the nebulosity around it is difficult to capture. Also the focal length is a bit short for this target.

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C103 within the LMC, 



    
        

            Henry Kwok