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Large Magellanic Cloud LRGB

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)
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Large Magellanic Cloud LRGB, 



    
        

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Large Magellanic Cloud LRGB
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Large Magellanic Cloud LRGB

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)

Equipment

Software
Aries Productions Astro Pixel Processor 1.082

Acquisition details

Dates:
Nov. 9, 2020
Frames:
15x168" (42')
Integration:
42'
Avg. Moon age:
23.11 days
Avg. Moon phase:
39.87%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4299556

RA center: 05h22m25s.9

DEC center: -69°4257

Pixel scale: 3.501 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 103.853 degrees

Field radius: 2.347 degrees

Resolution: 2680x4015

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: iTelescope

Description

First attempt imaging remotely an object I'll never see from home. What a great starfield with the gorgeous Tarantula Nebula!

Siding Spring Obsavervatory Telescope 12 (decommissioned meanwhile):

OTA: Takahashi FSQ ED, Petzval Apochromat Astrograph
Aperture: 106mm
Focal Length: 530mm
F/Ratio: f/5.0

Guiding: Internal - Off Axis MOAG

Mount: Paramount PME

CCD: FLI Microline 11002 (-25°C)
Lum 6x240sec, Bin1
Red 3x120sec, Bin2
Green 3x120sec, Bin2
Blue 3X120sec, Bin2

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Large Magellanic Cloud LRGB, 



    
        

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