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Contains:  NGC 2100, NGC 2077, Tarantula nebula, NGC 2070, NGC 2048
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NGC2070 - Tarantula Nebula, 


NGC2070 - Tarantula Nebula

NGC2070 - Tarantula Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 3636x2543

Dates:Feb. 20, 2017

Frames:Astrodon E-series V: 6x600" bin 1x1

Integration: 1.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 23.64 days

Avg. Moon phase: 34.39% job: 1488503

RA center: 84.764 degrees

DEC center: -69.177 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.068 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 86.694 degrees

Field radius: 0.658 degrees


This image has been acquired remotely from Siding Spring in Australia using iTelescope remote telescope 33. Details are as follow:

Telescope 33 - 16" Astro Systeme Austria (ASA) Fast Newtonian Astrograph F/3.8
Mount: Paramount ME
Camera: Apogee Aspen CG16070 Class 1 CCD

Ha - 6x 600s Bin 1
L - 6x 600s Bin 1
RGB - 6x 300s Bin 2x2 per channel

Pre-processing and star reduction Astroart
Image processing Pixinsight 1.8
Channel mix and final adjustment: Photoshop CC



License: None (All rights reserved)

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NGC2070 - Tarantula Nebula,