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Tarantula Nebula - First attempt at Narrowband, 



    
        

            Paul Wilcox (UniversalVoyeur)
Tarantula Nebula - First attempt at Narrowband
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Tarantula Nebula - First attempt at Narrowband

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Tarantula Nebula - First attempt at Narrowband, 



    
        

            Paul Wilcox (UniversalVoyeur)
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Tarantula Nebula - First attempt at Narrowband

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
GSO 8" f/4 Newtonian
Imaging Cameras
QHYCCD QHY183M
Mounts
Sky-Watcher NEQ6-Pro
Filters
SVBONY H-Alpha 7nm · Svbony 7nm S-II · SVBONY OIII 18nm
Accessories
Raspberry PI4 · GSO 2" Photo-Visual Coma Corrector
Software
KStars Ekos/INDI, Astroberry · Deep Sky Stacker 4.2.1 · Adobe Photoshop CS 5
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
SVBONY SV106 50mm Guide Scope
Guiding Cameras
ZWO ASI120Mini

Acquisition details

Dates:
Oct. 10, 2020
Frames:
100x180" (5h)
Integration:
5h
Avg. Moon age:
22.62 days
Avg. Moon phase:
44.99%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3920979

RA center: 05h39m21s.1

DEC center: -69°1546

Pixel scale: 0.548 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 262.764 degrees

Field radius: 0.496 degrees

Resolution: 5435x3602

Locations: Home, Oyster Bay, NSW, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

First light for my new GSO F/4 8" Newt, my QHY183M, and my first attempt at narrowband imaging. VERY steep learning curve moving from an SCT and also narrowband, and there's a lot to improve here

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