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The Tarantula Nebula (NGC 2070) and its companions in the Large Magellanic Cloud, 



    
        

            Tim Anderson
The Tarantula Nebula (NGC 2070) and its companions in the Large Magellanic Cloud
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The Tarantula Nebula (NGC 2070) and its companions in the Large Magellanic Cloud

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The Tarantula Nebula (NGC 2070) and its companions in the Large Magellanic Cloud, 



    
        

            Tim Anderson
The Tarantula Nebula (NGC 2070) and its companions in the Large Magellanic Cloud
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The Tarantula Nebula (NGC 2070) and its companions in the Large Magellanic Cloud

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Esprit 100ED Super APO Triplet

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 071MC PRO

Mounts: EQ8

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher EvoGuide 50ED

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI290 Mini

Software: PHD Guiding 2  ·  PixInsight  ·  Photoshop CC 2019  ·  sharpcap 3.1 pro

Filters: Astronomik L2 UV/IR Cut

Accessory: ZWO Electronic Focus EAF


Dates:Nov. 12, 2020

Frames: 6x180" (18')

Integration: 18'

Avg. Moon age: 26.38 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.85%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4031429

RA center: 5h 33' 50"

DEC center: -69° 15' 36"

Pixel scale: 4.553 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 176.792 degrees

Field radius: 1.175 degrees


Resolution: 1500x1097

Locations: Home Observatory, Cowra, NSW, Australia

Data source: Backyard

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The Tarantula Nebula (NGC 2070) and its companions in the Large Magellanic Cloud, 



    
        

            Tim Anderson