Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Dorado (Dor)  ·  Contains:  NGC 2070  ·  NGC 2100  ·  Tarantula nebula
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H-alpha spider, 



    
        

            Andrew Lockwood
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H-alpha spider

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H-alpha spider, 



    
        

            Andrew Lockwood
H-alpha spider
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H-alpha spider

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: ASA 16N

Imaging cameras: QSI 683wsg-8

Mounts: ASA Astrosysteme ASA DDM85

Focal reducers: ASA Astrosysteme ASA 3" Wynne Reducer Corrector 0,95x

Software: PixInsight

Filters: Astrodon 31mm Ha 5nm


Dates:Nov. 25, 2017

Frames: 12x600" (2h)

Integration: 2h

Avg. Moon age: 6.28 days

Avg. Moon phase: 38.39%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1834879

RA center: 05h38m30s.10

DEC center: -69°0531

Pixel scale: 0.380 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 2.495 degrees

Field radius: 0.440 degrees


Resolution: 6652x5008

Description

160,000 light years away in the LMC is NGC2070, called the Tarantula.

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H-alpha spider, 



    
        

            Andrew Lockwood