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Contains:  NGC 456, NGC 371, NGC 362, NGC 346, 47 Tuc, NGC 104, The star λ2Tuc, The star λHyi

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    Small Magellanic Cloud, 


            Stanislav Volskiy
    Small Magellanic Cloud

    Small Magellanic Cloud

    Technical card

    Imaging telescope or lens:Takahashi FSQ106ED

    Imaging camera:SBIG STL-11000

    Mount:ASA Astrosysteme DDM 60 Pro

    Guiding telescope or lens:Takahashi FSQ106ED

    Guiding camera:SBIG STL-11000

    Software:Diffraction Limited Maxim DLPhotoShopPixInsightCCD Commander

    Resolution: 3347x3192

    Dates:Sept. 15, 2010

    Frames: 430x600"

    Integration: 71.7 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 7.62 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 52.53% job: 2733249

    RA center: 14.389 degrees

    DEC center: -72.719 degrees

    Pixel scale: 6.986 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 87.070 degrees

    Field radius: 4.488 degrees

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

    Data source: Own remote observatory

    Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility


    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
    and on the cover of Sterne und Weltraum 1/2014

    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



    Stanislav Volskiy

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    Small Magellanic Cloud, 


            Stanislav Volskiy

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