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NGC 346 - Secret Garden of Gas and Dust, 



    
        

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NGC 346 - Secret Garden of Gas and Dust
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NGC 346 - Secret Garden of Gas and Dust

NGC 346 - Secret Garden of Gas and Dust, 



    
        

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NGC 346 - Secret Garden of Gas and Dust
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NGC 346 - Secret Garden of Gas and Dust

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Skywatcher 305/1500 305mm/1500mm
Imaging Cameras
QHYCCD QHY 11
Mounts
SkyWatcher EQ8 Pro
Filters
Baader Planetarium Sulphur II 6.5nm · Baader Planetarium O-III 7 nm
Accessories
Astronomy Academy OAG · Baader Planerarium Baader MPCC Mark II
Software
Adobe Inc Photoshop CC · PHD 2 · Sequence Generator Pro · PixInsight
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Skywatcher 305/1500 305mm/1500mm
Guiding Cameras
QHY CCD QHY 5 L-II mono

Acquisition details

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4191675

RA center: 01h02m20s.6

DEC center: -72°0538

Pixel scale: 1.221 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.950 degrees

Field radius: 0.705 degrees

Resolution: 3228x2624

Locations: Home Observatory, Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

I like looking at various other little bits of nebula within the Magellenic clouds and this one ended up being bloody hard to process with a very low signal to noise.

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NGC 346 - Secret Garden of Gas and Dust, 



    
        

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