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Wide-Field Large Magellanic Cloud, 



    
        

            Wei-Hao Wang
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Wide-Field Large Magellanic Cloud

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Wide-Field Large Magellanic Cloud, 



    
        

            Wei-Hao Wang
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Wide-Field Large Magellanic Cloud

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Sigma 85mm f/1.4 DG | ART
Imaging Cameras
Nikon D800
Mounts
Takahashi EM-11 Temma 2 Jr.
Software
PixInsight · Photoshop CC

Acquisition details

Dates:
Feb. 7, 2019
Frames:
15x300" (1h 15') ISO800
Integration:
1h 15'
Avg. Moon age:
2.34 days
Avg. Moon phase:
6.07%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
1.00

RA center: 05h25m30s.4

DEC center: -69°1530

Pixel scale: 18.172 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -2.175 degrees

Field radius: 13.527 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 3000x4500

Locations: Avon Valley, York, Western Australia, Australia

Data source: Traveller

Description

This was originally taken to be a reference image for registration and gradient removal of my larger mosaic of the LMC. Then I found it has its own beauty, so I spent some time to further process it.

The lens is stopped down to F3.5.

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Wide-Field Large Magellanic Cloud, 



    
        

            Wei-Hao Wang