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Large & Small Magellanic Clouds, Atacama, Chile, 



    
        

            Stephen Garretson
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Large & Small Magellanic Clouds, Atacama, Chile

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Large & Small Magellanic Clouds, Atacama, Chile, 



    
        

            Stephen Garretson
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Large & Small Magellanic Clouds, Atacama, Chile

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sigma Art 35mm F1.4

Imaging cameras: Canon 6D (full spectrum modified)

Mounts: iOptron SkyGuider Pro

Software: PixInsight 1.8 Ripley PixInsight


Dates:Oct. 9, 2018

Frames: 52x30" (26')

Integration: 26'

Avg. Moon age: 0.38 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.16%


Astrometry.net job: 2347750

RA center: 3h 17' 16"

DEC center: -71° 58' 32"

Pixel scale: 59.791 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -0.458 degrees

Field radius: 27.720 degrees


Resolution: 2720x1926

Data source: Traveller

Description

The Large Magellanic Cloud and Small Magellanic Cloud are seen in a lopsided triangle with Achenar, the 9th brightest star in the night sky. Imaged from San Pedro de Atacama, Chile.

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Large & Small Magellanic Clouds, Atacama, Chile, 



    
        

            Stephen Garretson