Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Carina (Car)  ·  Contains:  IC 2599  ·  NGC 3293  ·  NGC 3324
Gum 31 RGB, 



    
        

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Gum 31 RGB
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Gum 31 RGB, 



    
        

            Eckhard Völcker
Gum 31 RGB
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro Physics 130 f6 Starfire EDF

Imaging cameras: ASI ZWO 1600MM Pro

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach1AP GTO CP4

Focal reducers: Astro-Physics QUAD TCC 0.72x


Integration: 0.0 hours


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3878252

RA center: 10h 40' 22"

DEC center: -58° 25' 40"

Pixel scale: 1.323 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 25.807 degrees

Field radius: 1.024 degrees


Resolution: 4419x3390

Data source: Backyard

Description

This is the H2 region Gum 31. In the center of NGC 3324 is the star system HD 92206 with 3 massiv O-stars that deliver the energy for the surrounding emission nebula.

These H2 clouds are part of the larger Carina Nebula Complex, located northwest of Eta Carinae.

Image acquisition: 30x30s RGB (Astrodon filters) with Sequence Generator Pro and PHD2.
Stacks: AstroPixelProcessor
Linear Processing: Pixinsight
Non-Linear Processing: Photoshop

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Gum 31 RGB, 



    
        

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