Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Hydrus (Hyi)  ·  Contains:  Extremely wide field
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Magellanic clouds wide field, 



    
        

            Rodney Watters
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Magellanic clouds wide field

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Magellanic clouds wide field, 



    
        

            Rodney Watters
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Magellanic clouds wide field

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Canon EF 20mm f/2.8
Imaging Cameras
Canon EOS 550D / Rebel T2i
Mounts
Losmandy GM8
Software
Photoshop CC (photoshop) · ImagesPlus
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Sky-Watcher Black Daimond
Guiding Cameras
Sky-Watcher Synguider

Acquisition details

Dates:
Oct. 13, 2012
Frames:
10x300" (50')
Integration:
50'
Avg. Moon age:
27.29 days
Avg. Moon phase:
5.58%

RA center: 03h33m19s.3

DEC center: -74°0354

Pixel scale: 91.797 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -44.193 degrees

Field radius: 18.574 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 1285x845

Locations: Wiruna Dark Sky Site (ASNSW), Ilford, New South Wales, Australia

Data source: Traveller

Description

Wide field image showing the large and small Magellanic clouds. The bright object adjacent to the SMC is the globular cluster 47 Tucana. Image alignment and stacking in Image plus and final processing in Adobe Photoshop CS4. Camera settings: FL 20mm, F5, ISO 1600, 10 x 300s, .

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Magellanic clouds wide field, 



    
        

            Rodney Watters