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Zooming into Tarantula (SHO version), 


            Ignacio Diaz Bobillo

Zooming into Tarantula (SHO version)

Technical card

Dates:Oct. 25, 2019

Frames:Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 SII 3 nm: 46x300" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 3.8 hours

Darks: ~25

Avg. Moon age: 26.50 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.04%

Mean FWHM: 2.30

Basic astrometry details job: 3016697

Resolution: 4624x3416

Locations: Home backyard, General Pacheco, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Data source: Backyard


Added 4 hours of SII data to my previous HOO image. SII is a lot dimmer compared to H-alpha and OIII channels, so it wasn't easy to achieve relatively low noise and a balanced palette.



Ignacio Diaz Bobillo
License: None (All rights reserved)


Zooming into Tarantula (SHO version), 


            Ignacio Diaz Bobillo