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Magellanic Clouds with bridge?, 



    
        

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Magellanic Clouds with bridge?

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Magellanic Clouds with bridge?

Equipment

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

Acquisition details

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

RA center: 03h18m51s.10

DEC center: -73°4310

Pixel scale: 50.256 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 22.523 degrees

Field radius: 20.159 degrees

More info:Open 

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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    Original
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    B

B

Description: inverted and labeled Image

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Magellanic Clouds with bridge?, 



    
        

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