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Day 1 of capture of the Great Magellanic Cloud - Untracked, 



    
        

            João Pedro Gesser
Day 1 of capture of the Great Magellanic Cloud - Untracked
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Day 1 of capture of the Great Magellanic Cloud - Untracked

Day 1 of capture of the Great Magellanic Cloud - Untracked, 



    
        

            João Pedro Gesser
Day 1 of capture of the Great Magellanic Cloud - Untracked
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Day 1 of capture of the Great Magellanic Cloud - Untracked

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon 75-300 4.5/5.6

Imaging cameras: Canon T2i/550D

Mounts: tripod


Dates:May 25, 2020

Frames: 280x4" (18' 40") ISO3200

Integration: 18' 40"

Darks: 50

Flats: 50

Bias: 50

Avg. Moon age: 2.64 days

Avg. Moon phase: 7.71%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00

Temperature: 19.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3550763

RA center: 5h 21' 53"

DEC center: -69° 27' 7"

Pixel scale: 11.405 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 274.781 degrees

Field radius: 5.423 degrees


Resolution: 2421x2421

Locations: My home, Palhoça, Santa Catarina, Brazil

Data source: Backyard

Description

The LMC is already very close to the horizon so the number of frames I can capture is very small, I intend to capture for a few days in a row

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Day 1 of capture of the Great Magellanic Cloud - Untracked, 



    
        

            João Pedro Gesser