Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  Extremely wide field

Image of the day 04/09/2019

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
    European Southern Observatory (ESO) Secondary Telescope at work!, 



    
        

            Kiko Fairbairn
    European Southern Observatory (ESO) Secondary Telescope at work!
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    European Southern Observatory (ESO) Secondary Telescope at work!

    Image of the day 04/09/2019

    Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
      European Southern Observatory (ESO) Secondary Telescope at work!, 



    
        

            Kiko Fairbairn
      European Southern Observatory (ESO) Secondary Telescope at work!
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      European Southern Observatory (ESO) Secondary Telescope at work!

      Equipment

      Imaging Cameras
      Canon 6D modified
      Mounts
      Skywatcher StarAdventurer
      Software
      PixInsight · ProDigital Software Astronomy tools for Photoshop · Nik Colection Plugins · Photoshop CC 2019 (Photoshop CS5)

      Acquisition details

      Dates:
      April 25, 2017
      Frames:
      3x75" (3' 45")
      Integration:
      3' 45"
      Avg. Moon age:
      28.38 days
      Avg. Moon phase:
      1.49%

      Basic astrometry details

      Astrometry.net job: 2603913

      RA center: 18h00m44s.6

      DEC center: -31°4640

      Pixel scale: 85.499 arcsec/pixel

      Orientation: 96.052 degrees

      Field radius: 37.807 degrees

      Resolution: 1972x2500

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



    
        

            Kiko Fairbairn