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LMC Spiral Structure Revealed in Hydrogen Alpha, 





    
        

            John Gleason

LMC Spiral Structure Revealed in Hydrogen Alpha

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Imaging telescope or lens:Takahashi FSQ Fluorite

Imaging camera:FLI PL16803

Mount:Paramount ME

Guiding telescope or lens:Takahashi FSQ Fluorite

Software:MaximDL 5

Filter:Astrodon 5nm Halpha

Resolution: 2000x2014

Dates:Oct. 1, 2018

Frames: 180x1800"

Integration: 90.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 21.18 days

Avg. Moon phase: 60.27%

Astrometry.net job: 2342974

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility

Description

A 9 tile mosaic on the Large Magellanic Cloud. Deep Hydrogen-alpha exposures, presented here as a negative to reveal extended regions and distinct spiral arms. A multitude of nebular shells are defined and reside along the arms.

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LMC Spiral Structure Revealed in Hydrogen Alpha, 





    
        

            John Gleason