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Buggs Bunny (?) deep inside the Tarantula
03-NOV-2009 Press F11 for Full Screen view

Buggs Bunny (?) deep inside the Tarantula

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This is a high resolution zoom in on the inner nebulous filaments...Is that Buggs Bunny in there?

** Using new low reflection Astronomik 12nm NB filter set

AP152 F7.5 Starfire APO + FLI ProLine11002 CCD & CFW-2-7
L SII Ha OIII RGB = 30 135 150 90 10 10 10 (7.25hrs total) Astronomik filters**
-35C chip temp, darks and flats (AstroHandy LightRing used for flats)
12MPPS download speed = 1.5sec/full frame download at bin 1X1.
Image scale = 1.6"/pix
Guide Camera: Starlightxpress SXVH9 and SX guide camera

Taken from Bob and Pats farm in average seeing

Some links to equipment used to take this image:

Finger Lakes Instrumentation (FLI) CCD cameras and equipment:

StarlightXpress CCD cameras and equipment

Astro-Elecronic FS2 scope GOTO controller:

Gerd Neumann/Astronomik filters:

MSB Software & Astroart 4

STAR Atlas:PRO planetarium software

AstroHandy Accessories

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