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NGC2070, Tarantula Nebula

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NGC2070, Tarantula Nebula

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: TS PhotoLine Triplet Apo 80/480

Imaging cameras: Moravian G2-8300 FW

Mounts: Skywatcher AZ-EQ5-GT

Guiding cameras: Moravian G0-0300

Focal reducers: TS PhotoLine 0,79x Reducer / Flattener

Software: APT  ·  Pixinsight 1.8  ·  PHP

Filters: Astrodon Red G2E  ·  Astrodon Green G2E  ·  Astrodon Blue G2E  ·  Ha

Accessory: QHY Polemaster


Dates:Feb. 28, 2017March 1, 2017March 2, 2017

Frames:
Astrodon Blue G2E: 14x300" (1h 10') -25C bin 1x1
Astrodon Green G2E: 14x300" (1h 10') -25C bin 1x1
Astronomik Red: 6x300" (30') -25C bin 1x1
Ha: 10x600" (1h 40') -25C bin 1x1

Integration: 4h 30'

Avg. Moon age: 3.07 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.97%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3837188

RA center: 5h 38' 11"

DEC center: -69° 15' 39"

Pixel scale: 5.758 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 330.634 degrees

Field radius: 1.671 degrees


Resolution: 1668x1259

Locations: La Palma, Puntagorda, Spain

Data source: Traveller

Description

Tarantula Nebula-the gem of the Large Magellanic Cloud

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NGC2070, Tarantula Nebula, 



    
        

            Annette & Holger