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Image of the day 01/09/2019

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    Tarantula region in SHO palette, 



    
        

            Rick Stevenson

    Tarantula region in SHO palette

    Technical card

    Imaging telescope or lens:Takahashi FSQ-85ED

    Imaging camera:ZWO ASI 1600MM Pro

    Mount:Astro-Physics AP900

    Guiding telescope or lens:Borg Mini 50mm Guidescope

    Focal reducer:Takahashi 0.73x Focal Reducer

    Software:PixInsight 1.8Seqence Generator Pro

    Filters:Chroma Ha 3nmBRChroma G


    Frames:
    Chroma Ha 3nm: 238x120"
    Chroma Oiii 3nm: 93x120"
    Chroma Sii 3nm: 73x120"

    Integration: 13.5 hours


    Basic astrometry details

    Astrometry.net job: 2447707


    Resolution: 3600x2523

    Data source: Backyard

    Description

    A portion of the Large Magellanic Cloud including the Tarantula Nebula, NGC 2070, and many other objects. Based on the same data as this more accurately coloured HaOiiiRGB image this is a more violent narrowband combination: Tarantula HaOiiiRGB

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    RickS
    Rick Stevenson
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    Tarantula region in SHO palette, 



    
        

            Rick Stevenson