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Contains:  IC 2391, NGC 2547, The star Suhail (λVel), The star δVel, The star γ2Vel, The star γ1Vel, The star Naos (ζPup), The star χCar, Part of the constellation Vela (Vel)
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Vela SNR widefield

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Nikon AIS 105mm/2,5

Imaging camera:ATIK 16200M

Mount:Vixen New Atlux

Guiding telescope or lens:Lacerta MGEN2 mit 8x50 Sucher

Software:Starnet++ADOBE PHOTOSHOP CS5.5PixInsightDeepSkyStacker

Resolution: 1970x2586

Dates:May 26, 2017

Integration: 0.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 0.79 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.71% job: 2910206

RA center: 8h 33' 34"

DEC center: -46° 49' 44"

Pixel scale: 23.505 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.367 degrees

Field radius: 10.612

Locations: Astrofarm Kiripotib, about 150km south-east of Windhoek, Namibia

Data source: Traveller


Reworking the image, taken in may 2017

Location: Kiripotib Astrofarm, Namibia



Rolf Dietrich

Sky plot

Sky plot


Vela SNR widefield, 


            Rolf Dietrich