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Tarantula Wide Field, 



    
        

            Ignacio Diaz Bobillo
Tarantula Wide Field
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Tarantula Wide Field

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Tarantula Wide Field, 



    
        

            Ignacio Diaz Bobillo
Tarantula Wide Field
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Tarantula Wide Field

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Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3974244

RA center: 5h 38' 55"

DEC center: -69° 20' 24"

Pixel scale: 0.617 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.349 degrees

Field radius: 0.844 degrees


Resolution: 6201x7656

Data source: Backyard

Description

Bicolor image, comprised of 5 hours of H-alpha and 7.5 hours of OIII data (total of 12.5 hours). Acquired from a Bortle 8-9 suburban sky, with an AP 6.6-inch apo refractor and an QHY600 camera with Astrodon 2nd Gen 3 nm filters. Featured in APOD 2020/11/13.

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Tarantula Wide Field, 



    
        

            Ignacio Diaz Bobillo