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Tarantula Nebula (NGC 2070): Astronomy Magazine Best Southern Target 1 of 10 (3 False Color Models)

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Tarantula Nebula (NGC 2070):  Astronomy Magazine Best Southern Target 1 of 10 (3 False Color Models), 



    
        

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Tarantula Nebula (NGC 2070): Astronomy Magazine Best Southern Target 1 of 10 (3 False Color Models)

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Takahashi FSQ 106ED
Imaging Cameras
SBIG STL-11000M
Filters
Astrodon 3nm OIII 31mm · Astrodon 3nm SII 31mm · Astrodon 3nm HA 31mm

Acquisition details

Dates:
May 8, 2015
Frames:
Astrodon 3nm OIII 31mm: 1x300" (5') bin 1x1
Astrodon 3nm SII 31mm: 1x300" (5') bin 1x1
Astrodon H-alpha 5nm: 1x300" (5') bin 1x1
Integration:
15'
Avg. Moon age:
19.06 days
Avg. Moon phase:
80.53%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 633005

Resolution: 3933x2595

Locations: iTelescope Australia, Sliding Spring, Australia

Description

One more from the Astronomy magazine May 2015 (pp. 30-35) showing the 12 best S. Hemisphere targets... eventually plan to shoot 10 as 2 can be seen from California also.

Full list here:

http://www.cloudynights.com/topic/499774-astronomy-magazine-best-southern-targets-via-itelescope/

Second version classic Hubble Pallet.

Third Version BiColor

Comments

Revisions

  • Tarantula Nebula (NGC 2070):  Astronomy Magazine Best Southern Target 1 of 10 (3 False Color Models), 



    
        

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    Original
  • Tarantula Nebula (NGC 2070):  Astronomy Magazine Best Southern Target 1 of 10 (3 False Color Models), 



    
        

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    B
  • Final
    Tarantula Nebula (NGC 2070):  Astronomy Magazine Best Southern Target 1 of 10 (3 False Color Models), 



    
        

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    C

Histogram

Tarantula Nebula (NGC 2070):  Astronomy Magazine Best Southern Target 1 of 10 (3 False Color Models), 



    
        

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