Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Carina (Car)  ·  Contains:  Carina Nebula  ·  NGC 3372  ·  eta Car Nebula
The Great Carina Nebula, 



    
        

            Eckhard Völcker
The Great Carina Nebula
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The Great Carina Nebula

The Great Carina Nebula, 



    
        

            Eckhard Völcker
The Great Carina Nebula
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The Great Carina Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro Physics 130 f6 Starfire EDF

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach1AP GTO CP4

Focal reducers: Astro-Physics QUAD TCC 0.72x



Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3724139

RA center: 10h 44' 0"

DEC center: -59° 47' 27"

Pixel scale: 1.323 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 25.379 degrees

Field radius: 1.060 degrees


Resolution: 4606x3470

Data source: Backyard

Description

The night with the best seeing so far in 2020 was April 28th. I managed to get very clean data from my bortle8 zone in Cape Town.

Image acquisition: 50x30s for Red, Green and Blue with Sequence Generator Pro and PHD2.
Stacks: AstroPixelProcessor
Linear Processing: Pixinsight
Non-Linear Processing: Photoshop

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