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    Small Magellanic Cloud, 



    
        

            Stanislav Volskiy
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    Small Magellanic Cloud

    Image of the day 06/20/2019

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      Small Magellanic Cloud, 



    
        

            Stanislav Volskiy
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      Small Magellanic Cloud

      Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ106ED

      Imaging cameras: SBIG STL-11000

      Mounts: ASA Astrosysteme DDM 60 Pro

      Guiding telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ106ED

      Guiding cameras: SBIG STL-11000

      Software: PhotoShop  ·  Maxim DL  ·  CCD Commander  ·  PixInsight


      Dates:Sept. 15, 2010

      Frames: 430x600" (71h 40')

      Integration: 71h 40'

      Avg. Moon age: 7.62 days

      Avg. Moon phase: 52.53%


      RA center: 00h57m36s.707

      DEC center: -72°4342.64

      Pixel scale: 7.012 arcsec/pixel

      Orientation: -89.495 degrees

      Field radius: 4.488 degrees

      More info:Open 


      Resolution: 3347x3192

      Locations: Remoute Observatory San-Pedro, San-Pedro de Atacama, Noth Atacama disert, Chile

      Data source: Own remote observatory

      Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility

      Description

      This is my very old job. Shot almost 9 years ago. The picture was published at the Robert Gendler’s Treasures of the Southern Sky https://www.springer.com/gp/book/9781493940776

      and on the cover of Sterne und Weltraum 1/2014 https://www.spektrum.de/inhaltsverzeichnis/januar-2014/1190306

      3x2 frame mosaic

      Telescope/lens: FSQ-106ED

      Camera: STL11000

      Exposure and filters: HaLRGB 73 hours total exposure

      Mount: DDM60 PRO

      Location: San Pedro De Atacama, Chile

      Dates: Aug 2010 – Oct 2010

      Image data acquired remotely

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            Stanislav Volskiy

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