Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Dorado (Dor)  ·  Contains:  NGC 2048  ·  NGC 2070  ·  NGC 2077  ·  NGC 2100  ·  Tarantula nebula
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NGC 2070 in the LMC, 



    
        

            Roger Groom
NGC 2070 in the LMC
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Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
NGC 2070 in the LMC, 



    
        

            Roger Groom
NGC 2070 in the LMC
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Williams Optics Megrez 90

Imaging cameras: SBIG ST-8300C

Mounts: Paramount ME

Focal reducers: Borg DGL 0.85X

Software: PixInsight  ·  Photoshop CC  ·  CCDStack 2+  ·  Maxim DL 6 Pro


Dates:Aug. 24, 2015

Frames: 24x300" (2h)

Integration: 2h

Avg. Moon age: 9.02 days

Avg. Moon phase: 67.08%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 755238

RA center: 05h37m48s

DEC center: -68°5222

Pixel scale: 2.225 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.934 degrees

Field radius: 1.279 degrees


Resolution: 3290x2508

Locations: Perth Hills, Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Description

A wide field image of the Tarantula Nebula and surrounding features of the Large Magellanic Cloud. Taken with a One Shot Colour ST8300c.

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NGC 2070 in the LMC, 



    
        

            Roger Groom