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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky Rover 130mm Sextuplet

Imaging cameras: Nikon D810

Mounts: ASA - Astro Systeme Austria DDM60


Frames: 70x300" (5h 50') ISO400

Integration: 5h 50'


Astrometry.net job: 3800048

RA center: 5h 38' 45"

DEC center: -69° 5' 54"

Pixel scale: 2.987 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 140.511 degrees

Field radius: 1.829 degrees


Resolution: 3677x2447

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: Goldfield Astronomical Observatory

Description

A wider field image of NGC 2070 within the Large Magellanic Cloud. Although the Nikon D810 doesn't have a doesn't have the best Ha response due to the internal IR filter it is still picked up and the wider field does help place the Tarantula Nebula in relation to its surroundings; embedded within another galaxy.

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