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Tarantula Nebula NGC2070, 



    
        

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Tarantula Nebula NGC2070
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Tarantula Nebula NGC2070

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Tarantula Nebula NGC2070, 



    
        

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Tarantula Nebula NGC2070
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Tarantula Nebula NGC2070

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
SVBONY SV503 80ED f7
Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI1600 MM cooled
Mounts
SkyWatcher HEQ5 Pro
Filters
ZWO S2 1.25" · ZWO O3 1.25" · ZWO H-Alpha · ZWO EFW 1.25"
Accessories
ZWO Off-Axis Guider OAG · ZWO EAF
Software
Adobe Photoshop 2021 Photoshop 2021 · Asto Pixel Processor by Aries

Acquisition details

Dates:
Oct. 22, 2021
Frames:
30x300" (2h 30')
Integration:
2h 30'
Avg. Moon age:
16.47 days
Avg. Moon phase:
96.74%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 5132712

RA center: 05h38m47s.3

DEC center: -69°0809

Pixel scale: 1.397 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 91.993 degrees

Field radius: 1.090 degrees

Resolution: 4463x3410

Locations: Home Observatory, Oamaru, Otago, New Zealand; Oamaru, Otago, New Zealand

Data source: Backyard

Description

Despite the nearly-full moon, I decided to give a narrowband shot a try last night from my patio in Oamaru. I couldn't even turn my outdoor lights out, since we had guests coming and going at our lodge all evening. All things considered, I'm pleased with how this turned out.

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Tarantula Nebula NGC2070, 



    
        

            jlg84

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ZWO ASI1600MM/QHY163M