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Vivid Tarantula, 



    
        

            Geoff Scott
Vivid Tarantula
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Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Boren-Simon PowerNewt 8
Imaging Cameras
Canon EOS 400D / Digital Rebel XTi
Mounts
Sky-Watcher NEQ-6 Goto
Filters
Astronomik EOS Clip CLS-CCD
Accessories
Boren-Simon f/2.8 Coma Corrector
Software
photoshop · DeepSkyStacker · EQASCOM · Andy's Shotglass StarTarg · Imaginova Starry Night Pro · PHD · EOS Utility
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion USA ShortTube 80
Guiding Cameras
Orion USA Star Shoot Auto Guider

Acquisition details

Dates:
Dec. 24, 2011
Frames:
22x120" (44') ISO800
Integration:
44'
Darks:
32
Avg. Moon age:
29.26 days
Avg. Moon phase:
0.08%
Temperature:
21.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 111015

DEC center: +11°3852

Resolution: 620x469

Locations: Willetton, Willetton, Western Australia, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

The familiar Tarantual nebula, with colour forced to be very vivid for a Worth 1000 competiton in 2012. http://www.worth1000.com/entries/675806/vivid-tarantula

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Vivid Tarantula, 



    
        

            Geoff Scott