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Magellanic Clouds with bridge?, 



    
        

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Magellanic Clouds with bridge?

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon EF 35mm f/2.0

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 450D / Digital Rebel XSi / Kiss X2

Mounts: Fornax Mounts Fornax 51


Dates:Aug. 9, 2015

Frames: 11x360" (1h 6') ISO800

Integration: 1h 6'

Avg. Moon age: 24.63 days

Avg. Moon phase: 24.85%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00


Astrometry.net job: 1876726

RA center: 3h 18' 51"

DEC center: -73° 43' 10"

Pixel scale: 50.256 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 22.523 degrees

Field radius: 20.159 degrees


Resolution: 2400x1606

Locations: Tivoli / Namibia, Windhoek, Namibia

Data source: Traveller

Description

It looks a litte bit like there was a visible bridge or tail from the SMC in direction to the LMC.

Might be a part of the star-brigde between them. - Described here:

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-4205874/Bridge-stars-connecting-Magellanic-clouds.html

(See label at revision "B".)

Used aperture F 4.0

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B

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