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Contains:  NGC 456, NGC 371, NGC 362, NGC 346, 47 Tuc, NGC 104, The star λHyi

Image of the day 03/05/2019

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    Small Magellanic Cloud and 47 Tuc, 


            Wei-Hao Wang
    Small Magellanic Cloud and 47 Tuc

    Small Magellanic Cloud and 47 Tuc

    Technical card

    Imaging telescope or lens:William Optics RedCat 51 APO

    Imaging camera:Nikon D800 Mod

    Mount:Takahashi EM-11 Temma 2 Jr.

    Guiding telescope or lens:Takahashi 7X50 Finder

    Guiding camera:QHY5L-II-M

    Software:PixInsightAuriga Imaging RegiStarPhotoshop CC

    Filter:H alpha

    Resolution: 4800x3200

    Dates:Feb. 3, 2019Feb. 4, 2019

    20x30" ISO800
    18x300" ISO800
    H alpha: 12x300" ISO800

    Integration: 2.7 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 28.75 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 0.91%

    Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00 job: 2527225

    RA center: 13.456 degrees

    DEC center: -72.744 degrees

    Pixel scale: 6.097 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 352.254 degrees

    Field radius: 4.885 degrees

    Locations: Avon Valley, York, Western Australia, Australia

    Data source: Traveller



    Wei-Hao Wang
    License: None (All rights reserved)

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    Small Magellanic Cloud and 47 Tuc, 


            Wei-Hao Wang