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Tarantula Nebula, 



    
        

            Jess Carlisle
Tarantula Nebula
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Tarantula Nebula

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Tarantula Nebula, 



    
        

            Jess Carlisle
Tarantula Nebula
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Tarantula Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Vixen AX103S

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY163M

Mounts: SkyWatcher HEQ-5 GoTo

Guiding cameras: ZWO asi1200MM Mini

Focal reducers: Vixen AX103S - 0.79x

Software: Photoshop CC  ·  PixInsight  ·  Nighttime Imaging 'n' Astronomy  ·  PHD2  ·  Deep Sky Stacker (DSS) DSS  ·  SharpCap

Filters: Antlia SII 3.5nm 36mm  ·  Antlia OIII 3.5nm 36mm  ·  Antlia Ha 3.5nm 36mm


Dates:Oct. 19, 2020

Frames: 56x300" (4h 40')

Integration: 4h 40'

Avg. Moon age: 3.10 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.50%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4278579

RA center: 5h 37' 55"

DEC center: -69° 10' 26"

Pixel scale: 1.409 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 265.939 degrees

Field radius: 1.064 degrees


Resolution: 4348x3263

Data source: Backyard

Description

My first Narrowband image! The handsome Tarantula Nebula.

Ha - 12 x 300

Sii - 14 x 300

Oiii - 30 x 300

Would have loved more Ha but the clouds thought otherwise.

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Tarantula Nebula, 



    
        

            Jess Carlisle