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LMC - LARGE MAGALLENIC CLOUD

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#1 Dr Paul

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Posted 18 October 2020 - 01:29 AM

First attempt at the LMC

 

Taken from Coonabarrabran with a Samyang 135mm on Canon 500D Mod with Skywatcher Star Adventurer Pro. 5 x 120 sec ISO 1600.

 

Thanks to Jeff at Wobblesock Obs and his Dark Sky site

Higher Res here http://astrob.in/mtr93u/0/

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#2 StuartJPP

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Posted 18 October 2020 - 04:49 AM

Very nice indeed.

 

I imaged this from southern Africa a few years ago but only got a few subs as the cloud came in.

 

It is a very nice object to see visually as well, like a small round Milky Way and about as big as your clenched fist at arm's length.


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Posted 18 October 2020 - 08:23 AM

very pretty ,

glad to see it, not often here. thanks .


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Posted 18 October 2020 - 12:51 PM

Well done!


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