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Contains:  eta Car nebula, NGC 3372
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Eta Carina Nebula....The Colors in a Dark Site, 





    
        

            dsoscope
Eta Carina Nebula....The Colors in a Dark Site

Eta Carina Nebula....The Colors in a Dark Site

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Resolution: 3465x5202

Dates:June 12, 2018

Frames: 13x240" ISO400 14C

Integration: 0.9 hours

Avg. Moon age: 28.01 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.60%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

Temperature: -1.00

Astrometry.net job: 2099554

RA center: 160.929 degrees

DEC center: -59.722 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.730 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 87.590 degrees

Field radius: 0.633 degrees

Locations: Mobile Observatory, Mt Dandenong, Victoria, Australia

Data source: Unknown

Description

No filters, great tracking, low humidity, below zero temperatures and at 1250 metres altitude. Now that sounds like a great recipe for some unhindered deep field imaging. I was reminded of how much I was missing when dealing with light pollution and high humidity.

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Eta Carina Nebula....The Colors in a Dark Site, 





    
        

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