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NGC 2070 - The Tarantula Nebula (Ha), 



    
        

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NGC 2070 - The Tarantula Nebula (Ha)

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NGC 2070 - The Tarantula Nebula (Ha), 



    
        

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NGC 2070 - The Tarantula Nebula (Ha)

Acquisition details

Dates:
Oct. 27, 2019
Frames:
Astrodon Ha 6nm: 35×900(8h 45′) -15°C bin 1×1
Integration:
8h 45′
Darks:
1
Flats:
1
Bias:
1
Avg. Moon age:
28.78 days
Avg. Moon phase:
0.63%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
1.00

RA center: 05h38m27s.970

DEC center: -69°0558.37

Pixel scale: 0.652 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 95.838 degrees (flipped)

Field radius: 0.441 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 4082x2663

File size: 5.5 MB

Locations: Deep Sky Chile, Río Hurtado, Limarí, Chile

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Insight Observatory

Description

NGC 2070 is a large open cluster and candidate super star cluster forming the heart of the bright region in the centre-south-east of the Large Magellanic Cloud.

Image processed by Utkarsh Mishra using image data from Insight Observatory's Astronomical Telescope for Educational Outreach remote telescope ATEO-3.

Image set can be subscribed to and downloaded from Insight Observatory's "Starbase" image set repository.

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NGC 2070 - The Tarantula Nebula (Ha), 



    
        

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