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NGC 2070 Tarantula Nebula in LMC, 



    
        

            Robert Sharp
NGC 2070 Tarantula Nebula in LMC
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NGC 2070 Tarantula Nebula in LMC

NGC 2070 Tarantula Nebula in LMC, 



    
        

            Robert Sharp
NGC 2070 Tarantula Nebula in LMC
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NGC 2070 Tarantula Nebula in LMC

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific 80mm ED TRIPLET APO Refractor 80mm ED

Mounts: Sky-Watcher NEQ6 Pro SynScan GoTo

Software: BackyardEOS, PHD2, DeepSkyStacker, PhotoShop, PixInsight Capture and Processing

Accessory: ZWO 60/280 Guiderscope


Dates:Dec. 2, 2020

Integration: 0

Avg. Moon age: 16.70 days

Avg. Moon phase: 95.83%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4055998

RA center: 5h 33' 39"

DEC center: -67° 56' 2"

Pixel scale: 2.680 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 95.485 degrees

Field radius: 2.249 degrees


Resolution: 5140x3172

Locations: Rob's Backyard Observatory, Wodonga, Victoria, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

NGC 2070 Tarantula Nebula and surrounding LMC imaged with a Canon 5D2 Unmodded camera.

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NGC 2070 Tarantula Nebula in LMC, 



    
        

            Robert Sharp