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Tarantula Nebula, 



    
        

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Tarantula Nebula

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Tarantula Nebula, 



    
        

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Tarantula Nebula

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific ED102 FCD 100 Air-Spaced Triplet Apochromatic Refractor

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI294MC PRO ASI294MC PRO

Mounts: Sky-Watcher HEQ5 PRO

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI120MM guide camera

Focal reducers: Starfield 0.8x Focal Reducer

Software: ZWO ASIAir Pro  ·  PixInsight  ·  Photoshop CC 2019

Filters: Astronomik UHC 2"  ·  ZWO UV IR Cut 2"

Accessory: ZWO ASIAIR Pro  ·  ZWO EAF Electronic Focuser  ·  ZWO Off-Axis Guider


Dates:Oct. 26, 2020

Frames: 10x180" (30')

Integration: 30'

Avg. Moon age: 10.16 days

Avg. Moon phase: 77.88%


Astrometry.net job: 3960784

RA center: 5h 39' 7"

DEC center: -69° 19' 10"

Pixel scale: 2.089 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 91.731 degrees

Field radius: 0.940 degrees


Resolution: 2516x2034

Locations: Home, Kerikeri, New Zealand

Data source: Backyard

Description

The Tarantula Nebula which is located inside the Large Magellanic Cloud. Taken under a 67% illuminated moon with a UHC filter and used Arcsinh to stretch in Pixinsight which brings out a lot colour and features.

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Tarantula Nebula, 



    
        

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