Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Dorado (Dor)  ·  Contains:  NGC 2140  ·  NGC 2156  ·  NGC 2159  ·  NGC 2160  ·  NGC 2164  ·  NGC 2172
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Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
SkyWatcher Esprit 150ED ED APO Triplet
Imaging Cameras
ASI 6200MC PRO
Software
PixInsight 1.8 PI 1.8 · Photoshop CS6

Acquisition details

Dates:
Oct. 8, 2021
Frames:
75x100" (2h 5')
Integration:
2h 5'
Avg. Moon age:
2.27 days
Avg. Moon phase:
5.74%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 5298606

RA center: 05h56m08s.4

DEC center: -68°1539

Pixel scale: 0.858 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 135.299 degrees

Field radius: 0.737 degrees

Resolution: 5000x3641

Locations: JALES, JALES, Estado de Sao Paulo, Brazil

Data source: Backyard

Description

CLUSTERS IN THE DORADO CONSTELLATION


In the central part we have the cloudiness next to the NGC 2147 cluster
On the right is the cluster quintet in Dorado: NGC 2160, NGC 2156 , NGC 2164 NGC 2159 and NGC 2172, from right to left, respectively.

BEST DETAILS:
https://www.astrobin.com/full/s4nyf5/B/

EQUIPMENT:
ZWO ASI 6200MC COLED
Esprit 1500mm
CEM60 mount
75 X 100"

08/08/2021

Location: Jales - SP - Brazil
Author: Fernando Oliveira de Menezes
(Organizing author of the book Astrofotografia Amadora no Brasil
https://clubedeautores.com.br/livro/astrofotografia-amadora-no-brasil )

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