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Observation by Mervyn Millward: NGC 3324 and region near Carina

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Paul Downing, FRAS

Observer

Mervyn Millward

Observed

2020 May 23 - 09:00

Uploaded

2020 Jul 04 - 13:39

Objects

NGC3324

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Constellation

Carina

Field centre

RA: 10h37m
Dec: -58°39'
Position angle: -102°06'

Field size

2°16' × 1°43'

Equipment
  • FSQ85EDX Scope
  • QSI583wsg CCD
Exposure

10 X Luminance @ 300 second exposure, Bin 1 15 x HaRGB @ 300 second exposure, Bin 2

Location

Tasmania, Australia

Target name

NGC 3324

Title

NGC 3324 and region near Carina

About this image

Mervyn captured this imageĀ using MaximDL. Stacking and combination was also in MaxIm with final processing performed in Photoshop CS2.

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