NGC2070, The Tarantula Nebula

copyright Robert Gendler 2013

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14 Panel Mosaic, Total Exposure 70 Hours


14.5" RCOS (Ion Milled Optics), STL11000



*A subset of data was used from my LMC collaboration with Josch Hambsch

Image acquired from Fair Dinkum Skies, Western Australia

(An affiliation of New Mexico Skies and Pingelly Heights Observatory)

Image data acquired remotely using CCDAutoPilot2

RCOS 14.5" RC f/9 Carbon Truss Ritchey-Chrétiens with RCOS Field Flattener / Corrector.

Software Bisque Paramount ME, SBIG STL-11000XM