Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Tucana (Tuc)  ·  Contains:  47 Tuc  ·  IC1655  ·  IC1662  ·  NGC 104  ·  NGC 346  ·  NGC 362  ·  NGC 371  ·  NGC 456  ·  NGC104  ·  NGC121  ·  NGC152  ·  NGC176  ·  NGC220  ·  NGC231  ·  NGC242  ·  NGC248  ·  NGC249  ·  NGC256  ·  NGC261  ·  NGC265  ·  NGC267  ·  NGC269  ·  NGC290  ·  NGC292  ·  NGC294  ·  NGC299  ·  NGC306  ·  NGC330  ·  NGC339  ·  NGC346  ·  And 12 more.
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SMC Small Magellanic Cloud

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon 300mm f/4.0 L

Imaging cameras: Canon Eos6da

Mounts: iOptron 3200

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher 9x50 finder

Guiding cameras: Lacerta MGEN

Software: Photoshop  ·  Pleiades Astrophoto, S.L. Pix Insight


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: 0h 49' 7"

DEC center: -73° 4' 36"

Pixel scale: 6.897 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -91.300 degrees

Field radius: 4.167 degrees


Resolution: 3620x2412

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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