Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Carina (Car)  ·  Contains:  NGC 3293  ·  NGC 3324  ·  NGC 3372  ·  eta Car nebula
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Caldwell 92 Eta Carinae Neblua with NGC3324/IC2599 Gum 31 Galactic Nebula and NGC3293 The Little Jewel Box , 



    
        

            Geoff Scott
Caldwell 92 Eta Carinae Neblua with NGC3324/IC2599 Gum 31 Galactic Nebula and NGC3293 The Little Jewel Box
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Caldwell 92 Eta Carinae Neblua with NGC3324/IC2599 Gum 31 Galactic Nebula and NGC3293 The Little Jewel Box

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Apogee OrthoStar LOMO 80/480

Imaging cameras: Canon 70D

Mounts: NEQ6 Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion USA ShortTube 80

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Superstar

Software: Binary Rivers Backyard EOS  ·  PHD Guiding  ·  Luc Coiffier Deep Sky Stacker 3.3.3 beta 51  ·  Imaginova Starry Night Pro  ·  Photoshop CS5  ·  EQMod EQASCOM

Accessory: JMI Motofocus


Dates:Feb. 1, 2014

Frames: 7x300" (35') ISO800

Integration: 35'

Darks: 47

Bias: 32

Avg. Moon age: 1.84 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.79%

Temperature: 17.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 196024

RA center: 10h 41' 11"

DEC center: -59° 28' 55"

Pixel scale: 1.778 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 85.782 degrees

Field radius: 1.627 degrees


Resolution: 620x412

Locations: Perth Observatory, Bickley, Western Australia, Australia

Description

An oft visited object, on this occasion for a first dark skies test of my Baader BCF modified Canon 70D.

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Caldwell 92 Eta Carinae Neblua with NGC3324/IC2599 Gum 31 Galactic Nebula and NGC3293 The Little Jewel Box , 



    
        

            Geoff Scott