Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Chamaeleon (Cha)
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Dust-clouds in Chamaeleon, 



    
        

            Steffen Boelaars
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Dust-clouds in Chamaeleon

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Dust-clouds in Chamaeleon, 



    
        

            Steffen Boelaars
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Dust-clouds in Chamaeleon

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue SV080ST

Imaging cameras: Nikon D7500

Mounts: iOptron CEM25-EC

Focal reducers: Stellarvue 0.8 FF&R

Software: Photoshop CC  ·  Lightroom CC  ·  PixInsight 1.8

Accessory: ZWO EAF Electronic Auto Focuser  ·  QHYCCD Polemaster


Dates:March 19, 2021

Frames: 46x300" (3h 50') ISO800

Integration: 3h 50'

Darks: ~100

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 5.50 days

Avg. Moon phase: 30.46%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00

Temperature: 7.00


Astrometry.net job: 4335780

RA center: 12h 57' 45"

DEC center: -77° 24' 33"

Pixel scale: 2.232 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -124.460 degrees

Field radius: 1.937 degrees


Resolution: 5172x3519

Locations: Star Field, Ruakokoputuna, Wellington, New Zealand

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility

Description

Some of the fantastic clouds of dust that roam the constellation of Chamaeleon. Managed to salvage this despite having forgotten to shoot light frames and the sensor being quite the dust heap.

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Dust-clouds in Chamaeleon, 



    
        

            Steffen Boelaars