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LMC at 135mm, 



    
        

            Andrew Lockwood

LMC at 135mm

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
LMC at 135mm, 



    
        

            Andrew Lockwood

LMC at 135mm

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
zeiss 135mm apo-sonnar
Imaging Cameras
Nikon D810a
Mounts
Losmandy G11
Software
PixInsight · PHD guiding
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Saxon 80mm
Guiding Cameras
Starlight Xpress Lodestar

Acquisition details

Dates:
Jan. 9, 2016
Frames:
39×60(39′)
Integration:
39′
Avg. Moon age:
28.93 days
Avg. Moon phase:
0.41%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 908180

Resolution: 7080x4712

File size: 26.9 MB

Locations: dark(ish) sky site, York, Western Australia, Australia

Description

The Large Magellenic Cloud. First light with the Zeiss Sonnar APO 135mm. A lot of high cloud, smoke and the occasional rain shower limit the number and quality of exposures available.

The lens appears to be remarkably free of any distortions or aberrations.

Comments

Histogram

LMC at 135mm, 



    
        

            Andrew Lockwood