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Edge of the SMC - Widefield, 



    
        

            Shane Hunter
Edge of the SMC - Widefield
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Edge of the SMC - Widefield

Edge of the SMC - Widefield, 



    
        

            Shane Hunter
Edge of the SMC - Widefield
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Edge of the SMC - Widefield

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher Evostar 72ED

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI533MC Pro

Mounts: SkyWatcher HEQ 5 Rowan Belt Mod

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Evoguide 50ED

Guiding cameras: ZWO Asi120mm-s

Focal reducers: Skywatcher 72ED Flattener

Software: ZWO ASIAIR iOS App  ·  PHOTOSHOP CC  ·  PHD2  ·  DeepSky Stacker (DSS) DSS

Filters: Baader 2" UV/IR-Cut / L

Accessory: ASIair Pro  ·  ZWO EAF Electronic Automatic Focuser


Dates:Oct. 9, 2020

Frames:Baader 2" UV/IR-Cut / L: 20x180" (1h) (gain: 101.00) -5C bin 1x1

Integration: 1h

Avg. Moon age: 21.65 days

Avg. Moon phase: 55.24%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3919591

RA center: 01h01m18s

DEC center: -72°1026

Pixel scale: 2.059 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 283.257 degrees

Field radius: 1.058 degrees


Resolution: 2982x2192

Locations: Shane Hunter, Bensville, New South Wales, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

Widefield view of the edge of the Small Magellanic Cloud. Best 20 of 180-second subs, I've just discovered how to use DSS correctly. Happy days!

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Edge of the SMC - Widefield, 



    
        

            Shane Hunter