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3C 273 - Quasar in Virgo, 


            Lorenzo Siciliano
3C 273 - Quasar in Virgo

3C 273 - Quasar in Virgo

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:C11

Imaging camera:SBIG ST8XME

Mount:Synta EQ6

Filter:Custom Scientific Luminance

Accessories:SBIG CFW9SBIG AO8

Resolution: 1346x650

Dates:May 7, 2008June 1, 2008

Custom Scientific Luminance: 7x1200" bin 1x1
Custom Scientific Luminance: 6x600" bin 1x1

Integration: 3.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 14.58 days

Avg. Moon phase: 7.01% job: 223572

RA center: 187.265 degrees

DEC center: 1.994 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.596 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -89.315 degrees

Field radius: 0.124 degrees

Locations: Dintorni di Potenza, Potenza, Basilicata, Italy; Monte Pollino, San Severino Lucano, Basilicata, Italy


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Lorenzo Siciliano
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3C 273 - Quasar in Virgo, 


            Lorenzo Siciliano

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