Contains:  Extremely wide field
Crux to Carina skyscape, 


            Barry Brook

Crux to Carina skyscape

Technical card

Imaging cameras: Sony NEX-3 DSLR

Mounts: Celestron NexStar 6 SE and 8 SE Computerized Mount

Software: DeepSky Stacker 3.3.4  ·  StarTools

Dates:May 3, 2014

Frames: 22x25" ISO1600

Integration: 0.2 hours

Darks: ~20

Flats: ~20

Bias: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 4.11 days

Avg. Moon phase: 17.96%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

Temperature: 12.00

Basic astrometry details job: 276495

Resolution: 620x315


Looking south southeast from Stockport, South Australia.

The Milky Way arcs overhead, framing Crux, Eta Carina and beyond.

DSLR was mounted on a guiding alt-az piggyback.



Crux to Carina skyscape, 


            Barry Brook