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Contains:  eta Car nebula, NGC 3372
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Carina Nebula Version 3, 


Carina Nebula Version 3

Carina Nebula Version 3

Technical card

Resolution: 1301x866

Dates:May 19, 2014

Frames: 4x600"

Integration: 0.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 19.92 days

Avg. Moon phase: 72.83% job: 282558

RA center: 160.949 degrees

DEC center: -59.673 degrees

Pixel scale: 3.544 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.660 degrees

Field radius: 0.769 degrees


Apart from the Antares / Rho region, the Caria Nebula is one of my favourite areas in the sky. This is only 40 minutes of 10 minute exposures. More of an experiment in long exposure photography than anything else. 10 minutes at 1600ISO certainly brings out a lot more than 2 minutes at 3200ISO.



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Carina Nebula Version 3, 



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