Celestial hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Pavo (Pav)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6744
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Pavo Grand Spiral

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Pavo Grand Spiral

Equipment

Acquisition details

Dates:
June 25, 2014
Frames:
32×600(5h 20′)
Integration:
5h 20′
Avg. Moon age:
27.82 days
Avg. Moon phase:
3.26%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 306670

RA center: 19h09m47s.0

DEC center: -63°5118

Pixel scale: 0.955 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 178.666 degrees

Field radius: 0.520 degrees

Resolution: 3236x2208

File size: 4.4 MB

Locations: home, perth, western australia, Australia

Description

NGC 6744 in Pavo is 30 million light years away, and considered to be one of the closest matches in morphology to the Milky Way.

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