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Tarantula nebula NGC  2070, 



    
        

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Tarantula nebula NGC  2070
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Tarantula nebula NGC 2070

Tarantula nebula NGC  2070, 



    
        

            jackstar
Tarantula nebula NGC  2070
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Tarantula nebula NGC 2070

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion EON 115mm ED Triplet APO

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI2600MC-Pro

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI1290MM Mini

Software: Adobe Phosotshop CC  ·  Stark Labs PHD2  ·  N.I.N.A.  ·  Astro Pixel Processor

Accessory: PrimaluceLab Sesto Senso 2 Focuser


Dates:Sept. 19, 2020

Frames: 38x300" (3h 10') (gain: 100.00) -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 3h 10'

Darks: ~30

Flats: ~30

Flat darks: ~25

Avg. Moon age: 2.36 days

Avg. Moon phase: 6.19%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3890447

RA center: 5h 38' 3"

DEC center: -69° 19' 15"

Pixel scale: 0.900 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.820 degrees

Field radius: 0.636 degrees


Resolution: 4000x3144

Locations: backyard, Huonville, Tasmania, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

Tarantula nebula is situated in the large magellanic cloud 160,000 light years away.

imaged in 1 session of 38 x 300s.

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Tarantula nebula NGC  2070, 



    
        

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