Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Carina (Car)  ·  Contains:  NGC 3372  ·  eta Car nebula
New Eta Carinae core (exp. 4 x 120s test for future mosaic), 



    
        

            Jesús Piñeiro V.
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New Eta Carinae core (exp. 4 x 120s test for future mosaic)

New Eta Carinae core (exp. 4 x 120s test for future mosaic), 



    
        

            Jesús Piñeiro V.
New Eta Carinae core (exp. 4 x 120s test for future mosaic)
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New Eta Carinae core (exp. 4 x 120s test for future mosaic)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Meade SC 10" f6.3

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 50D

Mounts: Home made with Byers 7.5" drive

Software: DeepSkyStacker  ·  Photoshop CS6


Dates:Feb. 5, 2014

Frames: 4x120" (8') ISO1600

Integration: 8'

Darks: 10

Flats: 10

Flat darks: 10

Avg. Moon age: 6.11 days

Avg. Moon phase: 36.59%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Temperature: 15.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 176570

RA center: 10h44m14s

DEC center: -59°4528

Pixel scale: 1.419 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.436 degrees

Field radius: 0.425 degrees


Resolution: 1800x1185

Locations: Casa, San Antonio de los Altos, Miranda, Venezuela

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New Eta Carinae core (exp. 4 x 120s test for future mosaic), 



    
        

            Jesús Piñeiro V.