Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Carina (Car)  ·  Contains:  NGC 3372  ·  eta Car nebula
Carina Nebula, 



    
        

            Leslie Rose
Carina Nebula
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Carina Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C8 XLT

Imaging cameras: Sony A77

Mounts: CGEM

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celestron 80mm Guidescope

Guiding cameras: Celestron NexGuide

Focal reducers: Meade f/6.3 FR/FF

Software: photoshop


Dates:Jan. 6, 2013

Frames: 21x300" (1h 45') ISO1600

Integration: 1h 45'

Darks: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 23.55 days

Avg. Moon phase: 35.32%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 95155

RA center: 10h 43' 40"

DEC center: -59° 48' 28"

Pixel scale: 1.275 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.224 degrees

Field radius: 0.607 degrees


Resolution: 620x427

Description

Location - Kwaggaskloof Dam near Worcester South Africa

ISO - 1600

Croped out of a 6024x4024 image

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Carina Nebula, 



    
        

            Leslie Rose