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            Steffen Boelaars
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Large Magellanic Cloud

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            Steffen Boelaars
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Large Magellanic Cloud

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Nikkor 200-500mm f5.6

Imaging cameras: Nikon D850

Mounts: iOptron CEM25-EC

Software: Lightroom CC  ·  PixInsight 1.8


Dates:May 25, 2019

Frames: 40x45" (30') ISO1600

Integration: 30'

Darks: ~100

Flats: ~100

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 21.09 days

Avg. Moon phase: 61.16%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00

Temperature: 12.00


Astrometry.net job: 2711005

RA center: 5h 28' 35"

DEC center: -68° 39' 28"

Pixel scale: 1.843 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 132.015 degrees

Field radius: 2.537 degrees


Resolution: 8221x5513

Locations: Star Field, Ruakokoputuna, Wellington, New Zealand

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility

Description

A revisit of the Large Magellanic Cloud, just before the moon popped its head over the horizon. To see how much easier it is on my current iOptron CEM25-EC mount compared to my previous tiny SkyWatcher Star-Adventurer.

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Large Magellanic Cloud, 



    
        

            Steffen Boelaars