Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Dorado (Dor)  ·  Contains:  NGC 1718  ·  NGC 1731  ·  NGC 1735  ·  NGC 1747  ·  NGC 1760  ·  NGC 1761  ·  NGC 1763  ·  NGC 1769  ·  NGC 1773  ·  NGC 1774  ·  NGC 1783  ·  NGC 1787  ·  NGC 1805
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NGC1763

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NGC1763

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Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 5163325

RA center: 04h56m42s.5

DEC center: -66°2620

Pixel scale: 0.753 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 96.295 degrees

Field radius: 1.081 degrees

Resolution: 8272x6192

Locations: Woronora Heights, Woronora Heights, NSW, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

Located on the outskirts of the Large Magellanic Cloud(LMC) in the constellation Dorado lies N11, a large emission nebula. Considered to be the second biggest and second most star forming nebula in the LMC, first being the Tarantula Nebula. It spans 1,000 light years across and is home to a number of NGC objects.

26x 300sec Ha
18x 300sec OIII
19x 300sec Sii

Total integration time: 5hour 15mins

📍 Woronora Heights, NSW, Australia.

Bortle 5 Skies.

🔭 Skywatcher HEQ5 PRO, Skywatcher ED80 with ASI1600mm Pro.

ZWO EFW 8position filterwheel.

ZWO EAF Electric Focuser.

SVBony 60mm guide scope with ASI120M-S Guide scope and camera.

🕹️EQmod & ASIAIR PLUS.

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NGC1763, 



    
        

            Mark Beeksma