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Contains:  NGC 253, Sculptor galaxy
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NGC253 - Sculptor Galaxy, 



    
        

            Ahmet Kale
NGC253 - Sculptor Galaxy
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NGC253 - Sculptor Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:Celestron C11 Edge HD

Imaging cameras:Canon EOS 550D / Rebel T2i

Mounts:CGEM DX

Guiding telescopes or lenses:Starizona Hyperstar III

Guiding cameras:ZWO Design ASI120MM

Software:PixInsight 1.8 RC7

Filters:Astronomik CLS CCD clip in

Accessory:Celestron 9x50 FinderScope


Dates:Aug. 23, 2014

Frames:Astronomik CLS CCD clip in: 5x300" ISO400

Integration: 0.4 hours

Darks: ~13

Flats: ~25

Bias: ~40

Avg. Moon age: 27.65 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.95%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 351965

RA center: 0h 47' 25"

DEC center: -25° 17' 20"

Pixel scale: 1.592 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 81.469 degrees

Field radius: 1.070 degrees


Resolution: 3924x2838

Locations: Home, Kocaeli, Turkey

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Ahmet Kale
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NGC253 - Sculptor Galaxy, 



    
        

            Ahmet Kale