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Observatory Parameters
May 27
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Gibbous
18:35 04:54
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Carina Nebula, Astrophotography by kosborn


  • Imaging telescope / lens: Sky-Watcher Apochromatic 100/550 mm Esprit 100ED
  • Imaging camera: ZWO Optical ASI1600MM (CMOS)
  • Mount: Equatorial Sky-Watcher EQ6-R Pro
  • Guiding telescope / lens: Orion Refractor 50/162 mm Mini
  • Guiding camera: ZWO Optical ASI 120MC
  • Processed with: PixInsight (Pleiades Astrophoto)

Frames / Subs

  • Lights (filter H-alpha): 30 x 120 sec
  • Total integration time: 1:00 hours



Spatial Info

  • Image Size: 2,048 x 1,548 pixels
  • Image Scale: 3.190 arcsec / pixel
  • Visual Field: 1º 48' 41''
  • RA Center: 10h 43m 52s
  • DEC Center: -59º 51' 34''
  • Orientation: -92.153 degrees E of N

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