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Small Magellanic Cloud, 



    
        

            Miles Zhou
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Small Magellanic Cloud

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Small Magellanic Cloud, 



    
        

            Miles Zhou
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Small Magellanic Cloud

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Takahashi FSQ 106ED f/5 FSQ 106ED f/5
Imaging Cameras
SBIG STX-16803
Mounts
Paramount-ME
Filters
Astrodon RGB · Astrodon luminance filter
Software
Adobe Lightroom CC · PixInsight for Mac

Acquisition details

Dates:
Nov. 28, 2016
Frames:
Astrodon RGB: 12x300" (1h) -30°C bin 1x1
Astrodon luminance filter: 11x300" (55') -30°C bin 1x1
Integration:
1h 55'
Avg. Moon age:
28.62 days
Avg. Moon phase:
0.93%

RA center: 00h52m52s.12

DEC center: -72°3019.7

Pixel scale: 3.501 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.990 degrees

Field radius: 2.816 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 4096x4096

Locations: iTelescope - SSO, Coonabarabran, NSW, Australia

Description

Small Magellanic Cloud is one of the two star clouds seen from the south hemisphere. This image is a simple LRGB combination of total exposure of under 2 hours.

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Small Magellanic Cloud, 



    
        

            Miles Zhou