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Contains:  Extremely wide field

Image of the day 04/09/2019

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    European Southern Observatory (ESO) Secondary Telescope at work!, 





    
        

            Carlos 'Kiko' Fai...
    European Southern Observatory (ESO) Secondary Telescope at work!

    European Southern Observatory (ESO) Secondary Telescope at work!

    Technical card

    Resolution: 1972x2500

    Dates:April 25, 2017

    Frames: 3x75"

    Integration: 0.1 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 28.38 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 1.49%

    Astrometry.net job: 2603913

    RA center: 270.186 degrees

    DEC center: -31.778 degrees

    Pixel scale: 85.499 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 96.052 degrees

    Field radius: 37.807 degrees

    Data source: Traveller

    Description

    Taken at ESO facilities; Three images taken in immediate sequence.

    Tamron 24-70mm lens, @38mm

    On the right, the red lights shows my friend´ s (Sandro) camera capturing the pole´ s rotation!

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    kiko.fairbairn
    Carlos 'Kiko' Fai...
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    European Southern Observatory (ESO) Secondary Telescope at work!, 





    
        

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