Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  NGC 2048  ·  NGC 2070  ·  NGC 2077  ·  NGC 2100  ·  Tarantula nebula
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Tarantula Nebula and Surrounding Area, 



    
        

            Gordon Hansen
Tarantula Nebula and Surrounding Area
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Tarantula Nebula and Surrounding Area

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro Systeme Austria (ASA) 16" 0.4m

Imaging cameras: Apogee Aspen CG16070 Class 1 CCD

Mounts: Paramount PME

Software: PixInsight 1.8 Ripley

Filters: Astrodon E-Series Tru-Balance [B]  ·  Astrodon E-Series Tru-Balance [G]  ·  Astrodon E-Series Tru-Balance [R]  ·  Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Luminance Gen2


Dates:Jan. 18, 2018

Frames: 16x180"

Integration: 0.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 1.26 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.77%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1912993

RA center: 5h 37' 26"

DEC center: -69° 22' 4"

Pixel scale: 2.155 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 270.394 degrees

Field radius: 0.784 degrees


Resolution: 2147x1500

Locations: iTelescope - Siding Springs, Coonabarabran, New South Wales, Australia

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: iTelescope

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Tarantula Nebula and Surrounding Area, 



    
        

            Gordon Hansen