Observation by Martin Griffiths: The Large and Small Magellanic Clouds

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Paul Downing, FRAS

Observer

Martin Griffiths

Observed

2018 Sep 28 - 20:25

Uploaded

2018 Oct 21 - 08:49

Objects

The Large Magellanic Cloud (LMC)
The Small Magellanic Cloud (SMC)

Equipment
  • Canon 1000D 14mm lens f5.6
Exposure

ISO 1600 F5.6 60 seconds

Location

Kenilworth, Queensland, Australia

Target name

Magellanic Clouds

Title

The Large and Small Magellanic Clouds

About this image

Martin was visiting his sister in Australia and had taken a camera and Star Adventurer mount.  He managed to capture this image of our two closest satellite galaxies, the Magellanic clouds rising over the trees in her garden.

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