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Nova Carinae near eta Carinae

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Observer
Nick Hewitt
Time of observation
03/04/2018 - 12:00
Object
Nova Carina
Observing location
Siding Spring Observatory
Equipment
iTelescope 12 Takahashi FSQ 106mm
Hydrogen Alpha
Exposure
2 x300sec Bin 1x1
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A 3 degree field centred on Nova Carinae (marked) . North is up, east left. The great eta Carinae nebula is prominent - a wonderful sight even in binoculars. The nova looks bright as in H-Alpha

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