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Contains:  NGC 2077, Tarantula nebula, NGC 2070, NGC 2048, NGC 2018, NGC 1966, The star θDor, The star βMen
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Large Magellanic Cloud, 





    
        

            Rodrigo Sousa
Large Magellanic Cloud

Large Magellanic Cloud

Technical card

Resolution: 3449x2432

Dates:Jan. 7, 2017

Frames: 112x4"

Integration: 0.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 9.20 days

Avg. Moon phase: 68.82%

Astrometry.net job: 1409541

RA center: 80.811 degrees

DEC center: -68.807 degrees

Pixel scale: 6.845 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -92.357 degrees

Field radius: 4.012 degrees

Description

The Great Magellanic Cloud (CML)
It is the largest of the nearby dwarf galaxies of the Milky Way, located only 160,000 light-years away from Earth.
The Great Magellanic Cloud has several objects of great interest, as is the case of the Tarantula Nebula that stands out in the cloud.
I believe that this record was one of my best with a fixed tripod!
That night I had a good heaven!
I did the pictures of the beach deck and there was very little wind.

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Rodrigo Sousa
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Large Magellanic Cloud, 





    
        

            Rodrigo Sousa