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Contains:  eta Car nebula, NGC 3372
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Eta Carinae nebula (NGC 3372), 


            Esteban MF
Eta Carinae nebula (NGC 3372)

Eta Carinae nebula (NGC 3372)

Technical card

Resolution: 3016x2016

Dates:Feb. 15, 2015

Frames: 4x10"

Integration: 0.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 25.55 days

Avg. Moon phase: 16.89% job: 637732

RA center: 161.202 degrees

DEC center: -59.656 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.539 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 146.512 degrees

Field radius: 0.775 degrees

Locations: Home observatory, San Benito, Entre Rios, Argentina


The raw files were stacked using DSS (Median method) with Bias and Dark frames.
The FIT file was processed in FITS Liberator. The Stretch functions used were ArchSinH and square root.
Finally Gimp was used to compose RGB color image with minor adjustments.



Esteban MF
License: Attribution Creative Commons

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Eta Carinae nebula (NGC 3372), 


            Esteban MF