The Deep Photographic Guide to the

The constellation of the month

Dorado, Mensa

Deep Sky Objects

The following images are magnifications of the same original wide field image. In this way each object can be shown in a standard field of 3o x 3o and the colors and magnitudes can be compared. You should be aware, that the original image is a wide field view with a normal photographic lens! For some objects a telescope or telephoto lens image is available.

NGC 1433, galaxy in Horologium
  • SEDS infos

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    NGC 1549, galaxy in Dorado (top)
    NGC 1553, galaxy in Dorado (bottom)
  • SEDS infos NGC 1549
  • SEDS infos NGC 1553

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    NGC 1559, galaxy in Reticulum
  • SEDS infos
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    NGC 1566, galaxy in Dorado
  • SEDS infos

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    NGC 1672, galaxy in Dorado
  • SEDS infos
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    NGC 2070, 30 Doradus,
    HII region and associated cluster in the LMC, Dorado,
    the "Tarantula Nebula" (center)
    visible with binoculars
  • Telescope image
  • Tele lens image
  • SEDS infos

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    Large Magellanic Cloud, LMC,
    irregular galaxy in Dorado
    larger than 3 degrees!
    visible by naked eye
  • Tele lens image
  • SEDS infos
  • © all photographs taken by Till Credner and Sven Kohle