Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Dorado (Dor)  ·  Contains:  NGC 2070  ·  NGC 2100  ·  Tarantula nebula
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Tarantula in SHO, 



    
        

            Andrew Lockwood
Tarantula in SHO
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Tarantula in SHO

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Tarantula in SHO, 



    
        

            Andrew Lockwood
Tarantula in SHO
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Tarantula in SHO

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: ASA 16N

Imaging cameras: QSI 683wsg-8

Mounts: ASA Astrosysteme ASA DDM85

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ASA 16N

Guiding cameras: starlight express lodestar

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

Software: PixInsight

Filters: Astrodon 31mm Ha 5nm  ·  Astrodon 31mm O3 5nm  ·  Astrodon 31mm S2 5nm


Dates:Nov. 28, 2017

Frames: 60x600" (10h)

Integration: 10h

Avg. Moon age: 9.13 days

Avg. Moon phase: 68.14%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1844387

RA center: 05h38m30s

DEC center: -69°0534

Pixel scale: 0.380 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 2.491 degrees

Field radius: 0.439 degrees


Resolution: 6652x5008

Locations: home, perth, western australia, Australia

Description

Therre's not a lot of SII in this nebulosity, but I stretched and squashed and jumped on the other two channels to try and bring the red from sulphur out. It's an interesting result!

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Description: More fine tuning using the ColorMask script.

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Tarantula in SHO, 



    
        

            Andrew Lockwood