18 feb. 2013

An immense nebula, outside the galaxy

The photo was taken on February 12, 2013.


It took 67 lights. The exposure time was 50 ". The first was taken at 10:49 PM on 2013/02/11
It took 20 darks, 20 flats and 20 offsets.
I used a Canon 450D modified. Also a UHF filter Celestron
The photo was processed with Deep Sky Stacker; Pix Insight, Photoshop and Gimp 2.
This huge nebula is in the Large Magellanic Cloud. It is about 170,000 years light.