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Contains:  NGC 346, NGC 362, NGC 371, NGC 456
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Small Magellanic Cloud, 


            Miles Zhou
Small Magellanic Cloud
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Small Magellanic Cloud

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ 106ED f/5 FSQ 106ED f/5

Imaging cameras: SBIG STX 16803

Mounts: Paramount-ME

Software: Adobe Lightroom CC  ·  PixInsight for Mac

Filters: Astrodon luminance filter  ·  Astrodon RGB

Dates:Nov. 28, 2016

Astrodon RGB: 12x300" -30C bin 1x1
Astrodon luminance filter: 11x300" -30C bin 1x1

Integration: 1.9 hours

Avg. Moon age: 28.62 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.93%

Basic astrometry details job: 1351811

RA center: 0h 52' 52"

DEC center: -72° 30' 18"

Pixel scale: 3.500 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 358.879 degrees

Field radius: 2.816 degrees

Resolution: 4096x4096

Locations: iTelescope - SSO, Coonabarabran, NSW, Australia


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.



Miles Zhou
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Small Magellanic Cloud, 


            Miles Zhou