Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Centaurus (Cen)  ·  Contains:  Extremely wide field
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Crux and Carina, 



    
        

            Steffen Boelaars
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Crux and Carina

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Crux and Carina, 



    
        

            Steffen Boelaars
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Crux and Carina

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sigma 50mm F1.4 DG Art

Imaging cameras: Nikon D7500

Mounts: SkyWatcher Star Adventurer

Software: Lightroom CC  ·  PixInsight 1.8


Dates:Jan. 25, 2020

Frames: 53x120" (1h 46') ISO100

Integration: 1h 46'

Darks: ~100

Flats: ~100

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 0.57 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.37%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00

Temperature: 17.00


Astrometry.net job: 3206439

RA center: 11h 47' 45"

DEC center: -60° 25' 52"

Pixel scale: 17.570 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.862 degrees

Field radius: 16.198 degrees


Resolution: 5573x3705

Locations: Star Field, Ruakokoputuna, Wellington, New Zealand

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility

Description

Trying out my new Sigma Art 50mm lens on the wider region around Crux. Prominently showing, besides Crux itself: the Carina nebula, the Running Chicken nebula, the Coalsack nebula. And close inspection reveals many star cluster gems, like the aptly names Jewelbox.

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Crux and Carina, 



    
        

            Steffen Boelaars