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Large Magellanic Cloud featuring The Tarantula Nebula, 



    
        

            David Wright
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Large Magellanic Cloud featuring The Tarantula Nebula

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Large Magellanic Cloud featuring The Tarantula Nebula, 



    
        

            David Wright
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Large Magellanic Cloud featuring The Tarantula Nebula

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Sharpstar 61EDPH-ii
Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI183MC Pro
Mounts
SkyWatcher HEQ5 Pro
Filters
Optolong L-eXtreme 2"
Accessories
ZWO AsiAir Pro · ZWO EAF Electronic Auto Focuser · Sharpstar 0.8x Flattener Reducer For 61EDPH
Software
Photoshop 2020 · Aries AstroPixelProcessor · Pleaides Astrophoto PixInsight 1.8 Ripley
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
ZWO 30mm f/4 Guide Scope
Guiding Cameras
ZWO ASI120MM Mini

Acquisition details

Dates:
Sept. 27, 2021
Frames:
Optolong L-eXtreme 2": 13x300" (1h 5') (gain: 111.00) -10C bin 1x1
Integration:
1h 5'
Darks:
20
Flats:
20
Bias:
20
Avg. Moon age:
20.75 days
Avg. Moon phase:
64.69%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
6.00
Mean FWHM:
3.80
Temperature:
16.00

RA center: 05h27m09s.45

DEC center: -69°3435.10

Pixel scale: 1.803 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 172.630 degrees

Field radius: 1.655 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 

Resolution: 5496x3672

Locations: Home, TURRAMURRA, New South Wales, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

Or should I say, Tarantula featuring LMC?  Either way, a wide-field roadmap for some future narrow-field (and possibly narrow-band) imaging.,,,,

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Large Magellanic Cloud featuring The Tarantula Nebula, 



    
        

            David Wright