Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Carina (Car)  ·  Contains:  Carina Nebula  ·  Foramen  ·  IC 2599  ·  NGC 3255  ·  NGC 3293  ·  NGC 3324  ·  NGC 3372  ·  NGC 3496  ·  NGC 3503  ·  NGC 3532  ·  NGC 3572  ·  NGC 3576  ·  NGC 3579  ·  NGC 3581  ·  NGC 3584  ·  NGC 3586  ·  NGC 3590  ·  NGC 3603  ·  PK285+01.2  ·  PK288+00.1  ·  PK288+00.2  ·  PK288-00.1  ·  PK289-00.1  ·  PK289-01.1  ·  PK290-00.1  ·  Part of the constellation Carina (Car)  ·  T Car  ·  Wishing Well Cluster  ·  eta Car  ·  eta Car Nebula  ·  And 7 more.
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Eta Carina Nebula and Wishing Well Cluster

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Eta Carina Nebula and Wishing Well Cluster, 



    
        

            Geoff Scott
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Eta Carina Nebula and Wishing Well Cluster

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Pentax Takumar 200mm f/4 prime lens

Imaging cameras: Canon 70D

Mounts: Star Adventurer

Software: Photoshop CC  ·  DeepSkyStacker 3.3.4


Dates:Dec. 1, 2018

Frames: 18x30" (9') ISO1600

Integration: 9'

Darks: 25

Flats: 16

Bias: 32

Avg. Moon age: 23.71 days

Avg. Moon phase: 33.64%

Temperature: 15.00


Astrometry.net job: 3637319

RA center: 10h 53' 14"

DEC center: -59° 29' 20"

Pixel scale: 4.217 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -169.703 degrees

Field radius: 3.777 degrees


Resolution: 5363x3586

Locations: Perth Observatory, Bickley, Western Australia, Australia

Data source: Traveller

Description

From star forming nebula to star cluster, the pair of Eta Carina Nebula and the Wishing Well Cluster shows these evolutionary steps beside one another.

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Eta Carina Nebula and Wishing Well Cluster, 



    
        

            Geoff Scott

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