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Contains:  NGC 3496, eta Car nebula, NGC 3372, NGC 3324, NGC 3293, IC 2581, NGC 3247, Part of the constellation Carina (Car)
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The Great Carina Nebula

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

Resolution: 3200x4840

Dates:Feb. 2, 2019

Frames: 14x300" ISO800

Integration: 1.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.41 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.01%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00 job: 2530133

RA center: 160.765 degrees

DEC center: -59.742 degrees

Pixel scale: 6.109 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.836 degrees

Field radius: 4.923 degrees

Locations: Avon Valley, York, Western Australia, Australia

Data source: Traveller



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

Sky plot

Sky plot


The Great Carina Nebula, 


            Wei-Hao Wang