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Contains:  NGC 1966, NGC 2048, NGC 2070, NGC 2077, NGC 2100, Tarantula nebula
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Tarantula Nebula - Cropped

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:SkyWatcher Esprit-80ED f/5

Imaging cameras:ZWO ASI1600MMC

Guiding telescopes or lenses:Orion 50mm guidescope

Guiding cameras:ZWO ASI120MM

Software:Photoshop CCPixInsight Pisinsight 1.8

Filters:Astronomik 6nm SIIAstronomik 6nm OIII

Integration: 0.0 hours

Basic astrometry details job: 1373340

RA center: 5h 34' 16"

DEC center: -69° 10' 12"

Pixel scale: 7.470 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.913 degrees

Field radius: 1.496 degrees

Resolution: 1200x800

Locations: Backyard, Sydney, NSW, Australia


Terrible weather has left me revisiting old data to see how it can be improved. This is a complete reprocessed version of some previous data.

The final image has been cropped from a 3 panel mosaic.

Any C&C welcome.

Thanks for looking, Cheers



George Varouhakis
License: None (All rights reserved)

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Tarantula Nebula - Cropped, 


            George Varouhakis