LMC Spiral Structure Revealed in Hydrogen Alpha, 



    
        

            John Gleason

LMC Spiral Structure Revealed in Hydrogen Alpha

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ Fluorite

Imaging cameras: FLI PL16803

Mounts: Paramount ME

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ Fluorite

Software: MaximDL 5

Filters: Astrodon 5nm Halpha


Dates:Oct. 1, 2018

Frames: 180x1800"

Integration: 90.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 21.18 days

Avg. Moon phase: 60.27%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2342974


Resolution: 1824x1837

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