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Contains:  NGC 6726, NGC 6723, The star γCrA, The star εCrA, Part of the constellation Corona Austrina (CrA)

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    The Anteater Nebula - NGC 6726, 


            Rafael Schmall
    The Anteater Nebula - NGC 6726

    The Anteater Nebula - NGC 6726

    Technical card

    Resolution: 2048x1366

    Dates:May 12, 2018

    Frames: 150x150"

    Integration: 6.2 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 26.33 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 11.14% job: 2494972

    RA center: 285.462 degrees

    DEC center: -37.074 degrees

    Pixel scale: 4.050 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 345.263 degrees

    Field radius: 1.385 degrees

    Locations: Isabis Farm, Windhoek, Isabis, Namibia

    Data source: Traveller


    Another image of the Anteater Nebula, but this one gathered by the primary system in may. This is one of the largest exposure number project from Namibia.



    Rafael Schmall
    License: None (All rights reserved)

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    The Anteater Nebula - NGC 6726, 


            Rafael Schmall