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Tarantula Nebula Wide Field and Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC), 



    
        

            Joe Nidd
Tarantula Nebula Wide Field and Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC)
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Tarantula Nebula Wide Field and Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC)

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Tarantula Nebula Wide Field and Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC), 



    
        

            Joe Nidd
Tarantula Nebula Wide Field and Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC)
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Tarantula Nebula Wide Field and Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics RedCat 51

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD 268C

Mounts: iOptron CEM70G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 30mm Ultra Mini guide scope

Guiding cameras: Orion StarShoot Autoguider Pro Mono

Software: Nighttime Imaging 'N' Astronomy  ·  Pixinsight 1.8.6 Ripley


Dates:Feb. 22, 2021

Frames: 60x300" (5h)

Integration: 5h

Avg. Moon age: 9.85 days

Avg. Moon phase: 75.10%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4594399

RA center: 05h23m12s

DEC center: -69°4449

Pixel scale: 3.129 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 347.269 degrees

Field radius: 3.204 degrees


Resolution: 6148x4072

Locations: Backyard, Dunedin, New Zealand

Data source: Backyard

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Tarantula Nebula Wide Field and Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC), 



    
        

            Joe Nidd