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Contains:  NGC 2077, Tarantula nebula, NGC 2070, NGC 2048, NGC 1966
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The "Tarantula" Nebula (NGC 2070) and the Large Magellanic Cloud in LRGBHa, 





    
        

            Nikola Nikolov
The "Tarantula" Nebula (NGC 2070) and the Large Magellanic Cloud in LRGBHa

The "Tarantula" Nebula (NGC 2070) and the Large Magellanic Cloud in LRGBHa

Technical card

Resolution: 4008x2672

Dates:Nov. 14, 2019Nov. 15, 2019Dec. 1, 2019

Frames:
Astrodon 10nm Ha: 12x240" bin 1x1
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 4x240" bin 1x1
Astrodon E-Series Luminance Red, Green, Blue: 3x240" bin 1x1
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 4x240" bin 1x1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-series Gen 2: 4x240" bin 1x1

Integration: 1.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 13.03 days

Avg. Moon phase: 70.57%

Astrometry.net job: 3100119

RA center: 84.647 degrees

DEC center: -69.096 degrees

Pixel scale: 3.500 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 185.576 degrees

Field radius: 2.342 degrees

Locations: Siding Springs observatory, Coonabarabran, New South Wales, Australia

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: iTelescope

Description

Added LRGB filters into the stack. Tarantula nebula is tricky. The tricky part is to balance the color between the actual nebula and the stars from the Large Magellanic Cloud.
What is also visible is the remarkable shape of the nebula. Nothing like the nebulae in our galaxy.

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Nikola Nikolov
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The "Tarantula" Nebula (NGC 2070) and the Large Magellanic Cloud in LRGBHa, 





    
        

            Nikola Nikolov

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