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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
Powered byPixInsight

Tarantula Nebula

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Vixen AX103S
Imaging Cameras
QHYCCD QHY163M
Mounts
SkyWatcher HEQ-5 GoTo
Filters
Antlia Ha 3.5nm 36mm · Antlia SII 3.5nm 36mm · Antlia OIII 3.5nm 36mm
Accessories
Vixen AX103S - 0.79x
Software
Photoshop CC · PixInsight · Nighttime Imaging 'n' Astronomy · PHD2 · Deep Sky Stacker (DSS) DSS · SharpCap
Guiding Cameras
ZWO asi1200MM Mini

Acquisition details

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: 05h37m55s.9

DEC center: -69°1026

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