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Contains:  NGC 2048, NGC 2070, NGC 2077, NGC 2100, Tarantula nebula

Image of the day 07/24/2018

    TARANTULA NEBULA  (HOO RGB Mix), 



    
        

            Wilson Lee
    TARANTULA NEBULA  (HOO RGB Mix)
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    TARANTULA NEBULA (HOO RGB Mix)

    Technical card

    Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ-106EDX4

    Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM-Cool

    Mounts: Vixen SXD2

    Guiding cameras: Orion Starshoot autoguider

    Software: Photoshop CC  ·  PHD2  ·  CloudMakers AstroImager 3.0  ·  PixInsight Pisinsight 1.8

    Filters: Astrodon RED 36mm - Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance  ·  Astrodon Narrowband 3nm OIII  ·  Astrodon Narrowband 3nm Ha  ·  Astrodon BLUE 36mm - Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance  ·  Astrodon GREEN 36mm - Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance


    Dates:May 13, 2018

    Frames:
    Astrodon Narrowband 3nm Ha: 91x300" (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1
    Astrodon Narrowband 3nm OIII: 49x300" (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1

    Integration: 11.7 hours

    Darks: ~100

    Flats: ~30

    Bias: ~256

    Avg. Moon age: 27.37 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 5.21%

    Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00


    Basic astrometry details

    Astrometry.net job: 2143001

    RA center: 5h 38' 11"

    DEC center: -69° 19' 37"

    Pixel scale: 3.178 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 333.681 degrees

    Field radius: 1.114 degrees


    Resolution: 2000x1540

    Locations: BnB Homestay, Coonabarabran, New South Wales, Australia

    Data source: Traveller

    Description

    Taken during the trip to Coonabarabran on May2018.

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    Wilson Lee
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    TARANTULA NEBULA  (HOO RGB Mix), 



    
        

            Wilson Lee