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Milky Way from Sirius to Eta Carina (330°)

Technical card

Resolution: 1000x4808 job: 2432456

RA center: 271.299 degrees

DEC center: -16.143 degrees

Pixel scale: 218.132 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 104.971 degrees

Field radius: 148.781 degrees

Locations: Tivoli / Namibia, Windhoek, Namibia; Gebaberg, Meiningen, Thüringen, Germany; Bayerwald-Sternwarte, Spiegelau, Bavaria, Germany

Data source: Traveller


A panorama of about 20 images.
The north part was made 2016 in Germany. The south part 2011 and 2015 in Namibia.
It is not possible to see this all at once. (Except in space.)
It is a combination of this two images:

Complete Integration time about 10 hours.



Hartmuth Kintzel



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Milky Way from Sirius to Eta Carina (330°), 


            Hartmuth Kintzel