Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Dorado (Dor)  ·  Contains:  IC2145  ·  NGC 2070  ·  NGC 2077  ·  NGC 2100  ·  NGC2015  ·  NGC2042  ·  NGC2044  ·  NGC2050  ·  NGC2055  ·  NGC2060  ·  NGC2069  ·  NGC2070  ·  NGC2074  ·  NGC2077  ·  NGC2078  ·  NGC2079  ·  NGC2080  ·  NGC2081  ·  NGC2083  ·  NGC2084  ·  NGC2085  ·  NGC2086  ·  NGC2091  ·  NGC2092  ·  NGC2100  ·  NGC2102  ·  NGC2108  ·  Tarantula nebula

Image of the day 04/08/2019

    Tarantula in bicolor, 



    
        

            Diego Gravinese
    Powered byPixInsight

    Tarantula in bicolor

    Image of the day 04/08/2019

      Tarantula in bicolor, 



    
        

            Diego Gravinese
      Powered byPixInsight

      Tarantula in bicolor

      Technical card

      Imaging telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher 200P

      Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM-COOL Pro

      Mounts: Sky-Watcher EQ6R-Pro

      Guiding telescopes or lenses: ZWO OAG

      Guiding cameras: ASI183MM

      Filters: ZWO OIII 1.25" 7nm  ·  ZWO Ha 1.25" 7nm


      Dates:March 6, 2019

      Frames:
      ZWO Ha 1.25" 7nm: 80x180" (4h) (gain: 139.00) -22C bin 1x1
      ZWO OIII 1.25" 7nm: 60x180" (3h) (gain: 139.00) -22C bin 1x1

      Integration: 7h

      Darks: ~30

      Flats: ~30

      Bias: ~98

      Avg. Moon age: 29.38 days

      Avg. Moon phase: 0.02%

      Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 9.00


      Astrometry.net job: 2706042

      RA center: 5h 38' 43"

      DEC center: -69° 15' 10"

      Pixel scale: 0.865 arcsec/pixel

      Orientation: -146.244 degrees

      Field radius: 0.698 degrees


      Resolution: 4656x3491

      Data source: Backyard

      Description

      This is my first Tarantula in narrowband bicolor, It took several nights since I can only capture 2 hours in a good night, at this time of the year. Looking forward to add more time to her, and probably make it tricolor.

      Clear skies , everyone!

      Comments

      Sky plot

      Sky plot

      Histogram

      Tarantula in bicolor, 



    
        

            Diego Gravinese

      In these public groups

      Astrofotógrafos de Argentina