Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Carina (Car)  ·  Contains:  Foramen  ·  NGC 3255  ·  NGC 3293  ·  NGC 3324  ·  NGC 3372  ·  NGC 3496  ·  PK285+01.2  ·  PK285-01.1  ·  PK288+00.1  ·  PK288-00.1  ·  PK288-02.1  ·  PK289-00.1  ·  PK289-01.1  ·  Part of the constellation Carina (Car)  ·  T Car  ·  eta Car  ·  eta Car nebula  ·  p Car  ·  r Car  ·  s Car  ·  t01 Car  ·  t02 Car  ·  u Car  ·  w Car
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The Great Carina Nebula, 



    
        

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The Great Carina Nebula

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The Great Carina Nebula, 



    
        

            Wei-Hao Wang
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The Great Carina Nebula

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sigma 500mm/F4.0 DG OS HSM

Imaging cameras: Nikon D800 Mod

Mounts: Takahashi EM-11 Temma 2 Jr.

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Takahashi 7X50 Finder

Guiding cameras: QHY5L-II-M

Software: PixInsight  ·  RegiStar  ·  Photoshop CC

Filters: H alpha


Dates:Jan. 31, 2019Feb. 1, 2019

Frames: 29x300" (2h 25') ISO800

Integration: 2h 25'

Avg. Moon age: 26.05 days

Avg. Moon phase: 13.29%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00


Astrometry.net job: 2561369

RA center: 10h 43' 10"

DEC center: -59° 41' 28"

Pixel scale: 4.074 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.204 degrees

Field radius: 3.358 degrees


Resolution: 3700x4650

Locations: Avon Valley, York, Western Australia, Australia

Data source: Traveller

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The Great Carina Nebula, 



    
        

            Wei-Hao Wang