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Small Magellanic Cloud, 



    
        

            Brian Boyle
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Small Magellanic Cloud

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Small Magellanic Cloud, 



    
        

            Brian Boyle
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Small Magellanic Cloud

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon 200mm f2.8 L II USM

Imaging cameras: Canon 6D unmodified

Software: PixInsight Core Version 1.8 Ripley


Dates:June 18, 2020

Frames: 150x30" (1h 15')

Integration: 1h 15'

Avg. Moon age: 26.86 days

Avg. Moon phase: 7.84%


RA center: 00h42m40s.762

DEC center: -74°2419.40

Pixel scale: 6.068 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -87.530 degrees

Field radius: 5.835 degrees

More info:Open 


Resolution: 5615x4085

Locations: Speargrass Flat Observatory, Queenstown, Otago, New Zealand

Data source: Backyard

Description

A post-midnight peek at the SMC as it comes back from under the pole.

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Small Magellanic Cloud, 



    
        

            Brian Boyle