Tarantula Nebula in Large Magellanic Cloud

2017-04-01 Tarantula Nebula & LMC 19x 15 sec 200mm f2.8 ISO 2000

2017-04-01 Tarantula Nebula (NGC 2070, Caldwell 103) & the Large Magellanic Cloud
19x 15 sec (4.75 min) exposures at f/2.8, ISO 2000
Canon EOS 60D camera with 200mm lens
Piggy-backed on LX90 telescope

The cyan-coloured Tarantula is one of the finest nebulae in the southern sky – and it’s not even part of our own galaxy!


All images © R.Powell


 

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