Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Carina (Car)  ·  Contains:  NGC 3324  ·  NGC 3372  ·  Part of the constellation Carina (Car)  ·  eta Car nebula
eta carinae, 



    
        

            Phil Savory
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eta carinae

eta carinae, 



    
        

            Phil Savory
eta carinae
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eta carinae

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Olympus M.Zuiko ED 75-300mm f4.8-6.7

Imaging cameras: Olympus OMD EM5

Mounts: SkyWatcher Star Adventurer

Software: Photoshop  ·  AstroPixel Processor


Dates:May 12, 2018

Frames: 70x50"

Integration: 1.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 26.33 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.14%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2072871

RA center: 10h 43' 58"

DEC center: -59° 49' 37"

Pixel scale: 5.530 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 354.411 degrees

Field radius: 1.938 degrees


Resolution: 1824x1404

Data source: Backyard

Description

71 * 50sec lights at ISO 1600 = 60 mins.

Unguided

Calibration using darks, flats and bias frames using Astro Pixel Processor and then slight colour correcting and cropping in Photoshop.

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eta carinae, 



    
        

            Phil Savory