Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  NGC 3372  ·  eta Car nebula
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Eta Carina Ha, 


            Nicholas Jones
Eta Carina Ha
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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi TOA 130

Imaging cameras: FLI Microline ML16200

Mounts: Astro-Physics AP1100 gto

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Takahashi TOA 130

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Loadestar X2

Software: CCDStack 2

Filters: Astrodon Ha 3nm 50mm

Accessory: Astrodon MonsterMOAG Off-Axis Guider

Dates:Jan. 29, 2017

Frames: 12x600"

Integration: 2.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 1.46 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.40%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1460362

RA center: 10h 43' 42"

DEC center: -59° 50' 34"

Pixel scale: 1.232 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.606 degrees

Field radius: 0.973 degrees

Resolution: 1824x1459

Locations: Heathcote, Victoria, Australia, Heathcote, Victoria, Australia


Eta Carina nebula, cataloged as NGC 3372 in monochrome using a hydrogen alpha filter.

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Location: LMDSS, Heathcote, Victoria, Australia
Date: shot over the Australia Day weekend 26 - 29th Jan 2017.
Scope: Takahashi 130 TOA NBF refractor, focal length 1000 mm
Camera: mono ML16200 with a Loadstar X2 on an Astrodon MOAG off-axis guider.
Software: Sequence Generator Pro
12 x 600 sec on an Astrodon Hydrogen alpha 3nm FWHM
Sensor temp: -30



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Eta Carina Ha, 


            Nicholas Jones