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LHA 120-N 120 / NGC 1918 SNR in the LMC in Ha, 



    
        

            Alexandr Zaytsev
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LHA 120-N 120 / NGC 1918 SNR in the LMC in Ha

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LHA 120-N 120 / NGC 1918 SNR in the LMC in Ha, 



    
        

            Alexandr Zaytsev
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LHA 120-N 120 / NGC 1918 SNR in the LMC in Ha

Acquisition details

Dates:
Nov. 2, 2022
Frames:
7×600(1h 10′)
Integration:
1h 10′
Avg. Moon age:
8.69 days
Avg. Moon phase:
63.69%

RA center: 05h18m48s.246

DEC center: -69°3747.91

Pixel scale: 0.273 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -64.261 degrees (flipped)

Field radius: 0.216 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 

Resolution: 4020x4020

File size: 11.1 MB

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: ChileScope

Description

70min of integral Ha exposure of LHA 120-N 120 collection of HII regions [1] complete with an NGC 1918 SNR [2] (pages 10-13), [3] along with several star cluster in the middle of the LMC captured remotely using Telescope #1 (ASA-RC D = 1m f/6.8, FLI ProLine 16803) system of ChileScope observatory, over 3 imaging sessions carried out on Oct 30, 2022, Oct 31, 2022 and Nov 2, 2022.

[1] https://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1086/300246/pdf

[2] https://theskylive.com/sky/deepsky/ngc1918-object

[3] http://simbad.u-strasbg.fr/simbad/sim-id?Ident=ngc+1918&NbIdent=1&Radius=2&Radius.unit=arcmin&submit=submit+id


A wider angle view of the area containing this field was imaged 1.5Y earlier under [4]:

[4] https://www.astrobin.com/ehasfp/

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