Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Carina (Car)  ·  Contains:  Carina Nebula  ·  Foramen  ·  IC 2599  ·  NGC 3255  ·  NGC 3293  ·  NGC 3324  ·  NGC 3372  ·  NGC 3496  ·  NGC 3503  ·  NGC 3532  ·  NGC 3572  ·  NGC 3576  ·  NGC 3579  ·  NGC 3581  ·  NGC 3584  ·  NGC 3586  ·  NGC 3590  ·  NGC 3603  ·  PK285-01.1  ·  PK288+00.1  ·  PK288+00.2  ·  PK288-00.1  ·  PK288-02.1  ·  PK289-00.1  ·  PK289-01.1  ·  PK290-00.1  ·  Part of the constellation Carina (Car)  ·  T Car  ·  Wishing Well Cluster  ·  eta Car  ·  And 11 more.
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Eta Carina Wide Field, 



    
        

            Paul Hancock
Powered byPixInsight

Eta Carina Wide Field

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Eta Carina Wide Field, 



    
        

            Paul Hancock
Powered byPixInsight

Eta Carina Wide Field

Technical card

Dates:March 15, 2020

Frames: 6x600" (1h)

Integration: 1h

Avg. Moon age: 21.22 days

Avg. Moon phase: 59.84%


Astrometry.net job: 3383257

RA center: 10h 54' 15"

DEC center: -59° 40' 11"

Pixel scale: 6.299 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -0.690 degrees

Field radius: 4.221 degrees


Resolution: 3915x2820

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: ChileScope

Description

A widefield shot of Eta Carina and the Statue of Liberty Nebula. Taken using the T4 system at Chile Scope.

2x600s Sii

2x600s Ha

2x600s Oiii

Processed using PixInsight.

Hopefully the nearly 6 months of poor weather here in Australia will end and I can actually get out more than once every month or two to gather my own data on this field.

Comments

Revisions

  • Eta Carina Wide Field, 



    
        

            Paul Hancock
    Original
  • Eta Carina Wide Field, 



    
        

            Paul Hancock
    B
  • Final
    Eta Carina Wide Field, 



    
        

            Paul Hancock
    C

B

Description: Added RGB stars.

Uploaded: ...

C

Description: Added more data from the T4 system. Now consists of 4x600s in each SHO channel. Reprocessed in PixInsight and added RGB stars.

Uploaded: ...

Sky plot

Sky plot

Histogram

Eta Carina Wide Field, 



    
        

            Paul Hancock