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Contains:  IC 1192, NGC 6061, IC 1185, IC 1183, IC 1181, IC 1178, NGC 6055, NGC 6047, NGC 6045, NGC 6041
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Abell 2151, 


Abell 2151

Abell 2151

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Orion Optics UK ODK 16

Imaging camera:Starlight Xpress H35

Mount:Astro-Physics AP1200

Guiding telescope or lens:Orion Optics UK ODK 16

Guiding camera:Lodestar

Software:Maxim DL

Filters:Astronomik BlueAstronomik RedGreenL

Accessory:Starlight Xpress Fliter Wheel

Resolution: 3938x2607

Dates:June 25, 2014

L: 10x1200" bin 1x1
RGB : 36x300" bin 2x2

Integration: 6.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.82 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.26% job: 333496

RA center: 241.393 degrees

DEC center: 17.920 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.699 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -90.977 degrees

Field radius: 0.458 degrees

Locations: Observatoire personnel - France (49), le plessis grammoire, maine et loire - 49, France


Abell 2151, aussi nommé l'amas d'Hercule, est un amas de galaxies composé de 100 à 3001 galaxies dans la constellation d'Hercule sur le filament galactique le Grand Mur.

Arp 272 (NGC 6050 & IC 1179) sont deux galaxies spirales en interaction à 450 millions d'années-lumière de la Terre. Ce sont les galaxies les plus brillantes de l'amas.

Abell 2151 fait partie du superamas d'Hercule.



License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons

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Abell 2151,