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Contains:  NGC 456, NGC 371, NGC 362, NGC 346, 47 Tuc, NGC 104, The star λHyi
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SMC Small Magellanic Cloud

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Canon 300mm f/4.0 L

Imaging camera:Canon Eos6da

Mount:iOptron 3200

Guiding telescope or lens:Skywatcher 9x50 finder

Guiding camera:Lacerta MGEN

Software:Pleiades Astrophoto, S.L. Pix InsightPhotoshop

Resolution: 3620x2412

Dates:Aug. 19, 2017

Frames: 60x120"

Integration: 2.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.03 days

Avg. Moon phase: 6.91%

Astrometry.net job: 2176045

RA center: 12.282 degrees

DEC center: -73.079 degrees

Pixel scale: 6.897 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 90.810 degrees

Field radius: 4.167 degrees

Locations: Hakos Guest Farm, 100km past Windhoek, Namibia

Data source: Traveller

Description

The SMC taken with Eos6da at Iso1250 and Canon 300mm f/4 L at open f/4.
An irregular dwarf companion of the Milkyway, its nicely adorned by 2 globulars, great 47Tuc and NGC362.

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