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Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  Foramen, NGC 3372, NGC3372, eta Car, eta Car nebula
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Eta Carinae 2017, 


            Daniel Nobre
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Eta Carinae 2017

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO Ritchey Chretien 200mm F/8

Imaging cameras: Canon 450D modified

Mounts: iOptron iEQ45

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion ED80 apochromatic refractor Orion ED80

Guiding cameras: QHY5L-II-M QHY5L II mono

Focal reducers: Astro-Physics CCD tele compressor CCDT67 - 0.67x Reducer

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight 1.8 Ripley

Filters: Orion SkyGlow Astrophotography Filter 2 inch Orion Sky Glow 2"

Accessory: Telrad

Dates:Feb. 21, 2017

Frames: 21x210"

Integration: 1.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 24.54 days

Avg. Moon phase: 25.61% job: 1474754

RA center: 10h 44' 8"

DEC center: -59° 44' 21"

Pixel scale: 1.012 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 43.302 degrees

Field radius: 0.712 degrees

Resolution: 4283x2704


HI! This is my first picture of Eta Carinae this year! The weather was a little foggy, but I think the final result is worth to publish! :-) My Best Regards, Daniel...



Daniel Nobre

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Eta Carinae 2017, 


            Daniel Nobre