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NGC 2070 - Tarantula Nebula HST palette , 



    
        

            George Papanicolaou
NGC 2070 - Tarantula Nebula HST palette
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NGC 2070 - Tarantula Nebula HST palette

NGC 2070 - Tarantula Nebula HST palette , 



    
        

            George Papanicolaou
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NGC 2070 - Tarantula Nebula HST palette

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: FSQ 106ED f/5 Takahashi

Imaging cameras: G3 16200 Moravian Instruments

Mounts: MesuMount 200 MESU OPTICS

Guiding telescopes or lenses: FSQ 106ED f/5 Takahashi

Guiding cameras: Lodestar Autoguider Starlight Xpress

Software: PHD2 Guiding PHD 2.5  ·  FocusMax V4 FocusMax  ·  PixInsight 1.8 Pisinsight 1.8  ·  Maxim DL

Filters: Astrodon OIII 3nm Astrodon  ·  Astrodon Ha 5nm Astrodon  ·  Astrodon SII 3nm Astrodon

Accessory: Lakeside Astro Focuser


Dates:Oct. 17, 2017Oct. 23, 2017

Frames:
Astrodon Ha 5nm Astrodon: 4x1200" (1h 20') -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon OIII 3nm Astrodon: 4x1200" (1h 20') -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon SII 3nm Astrodon: 5x1200" (1h 40') -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 4h 20'

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~50

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 15.36 days

Avg. Moon phase: 9.17%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Temperature: 21.67


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1794806

RA center: 5h 38' 6"

DEC center: -69° 16' 8"

Pixel scale: 2.331 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 86.989 degrees

Field radius: 0.783 degrees


Resolution: 1871x1534

Locations: Wattle Park Observatory, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

Description

NGC 2070 in narrowband sii,ha,oii HST palette

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NGC 2070 - Tarantula Nebula HST palette , 



    
        

            George Papanicolaou