Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Dorado (Dor)  ·  Contains:  NGC 1763  ·  NGC 2018  ·  NGC 2048  ·  NGC 2070  ·  NGC 2077  ·  Part of the constellation Dorado (Dor)  ·  Tarantula nebula  ·  The star αMen  ·  The star βDor  ·  The star βMen  ·  The star δDor  ·  The star εDor  ·  The star η2Dor  ·  The star ηMen  ·  The star θDor  ·  The star νDor  ·  The star π2Dor
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Large Magellanic Cloud - HaLRGB, 



    
        

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Large Magellanic Cloud - HaLRGB
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Large Magellanic Cloud - HaLRGB

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon 24-70mm F/2.8 Lii

Imaging cameras: QSI 683wsg QSI683wsg

Mounts: Celestron Advanced VX Celestron AVX GEM

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 50mm guidescope

Guiding cameras: Orion SSAG

Software: PixInsight PixInsinght

Filters: Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-series


Dates:Jan. 8, 2016

Frames:Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-series: 69x300" -25C bin 1x1

Integration: 5.8 hours

Darks: ~30

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 27.93 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.88%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 2.00

Temperature: 15.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1018468

RA center: 5h 22' 15"

DEC center: -68° 50' 20"

Pixel scale: 16.751 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -93.178 degrees

Field radius: 8.522 degrees


Resolution: 620x523

Locations: Sutherland dark Skies, Sutherland, Northern Cape, South Africa

Description

HaLRGB of the Large Magellanic Cloud, processing and acquisition details here: http://www.astrotanja.com/lmc-everynewmoon-1/

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Large Magellanic Cloud - HaLRGB, 



    
        

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