Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Hydrus (Hyi)  ·  Contains:  Extremely wide field
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The Brolgas

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Nikon 50 f/1.8

Imaging cameras: Nikon D750

Mounts: iOptron SkyTracker

Software: Lightroom  ·  CloudMakers, s. r. o. AstroImager  ·  Photoshop


Dates:Nov. 10, 2018

Frames: 19x60" (19')

Integration: 19'

Avg. Moon age: 2.77 days

Avg. Moon phase: 8.42%


Astrometry.net job: 4069737

RA center: 3h 19' 27"

DEC center: -72° 51' 20"

Pixel scale: 23.870 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -8.593 degrees

Field radius: 22.033 degrees


Resolution: 5516x3714

Locations: Leon Mow Dark Sky Site, Heathcote, Victoria, Australia

Data source: Traveller

Description

The Magellanic Clouds are known to various Australian Aboriginal nations as "The Brolgas" - large grey stork-like birds. This image shows both of them as well as nearby 47 Tucanae.

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