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Tarantula Nebula, 



    
        

            Jacek Bobowik
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Tarantula Nebula

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Tarantula Nebula, 



    
        

            Jacek Bobowik
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Tarantula Nebula

Technical card

RA center: 05h37m39s.237

DEC center: -69°1012.16

Pixel scale: 4.371 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -90.268 degrees

Field radius: 1.214 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 


Resolution: 1600x1200

Locations: Blesfontein Farm, Sutherland, South Africa

Data source: Traveller

Description

This image: Tarantula Nebula HST

composite by the formula:

R: SII+35%Ha

G: OIII

B: OIII+35%Ha

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Tarantula Nebula, 



    
        

            Jacek Bobowik