Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Pegasus (Peg)  ·  Contains:  NGC 7479
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NGC 7479 in Pegasus 10/24/2014

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NGC 7479 in Pegasus 10/24/2014

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: AT6RC

Imaging cameras: Atik 314L+

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion USA Mini Guide Scope

Software: Nebulosity  ·  Photoshop CS4  ·  Registar

Filters: Astrodon Series E G  ·  Astrodon Series E B  ·  Astrodon Series E R  ·  Astrodon Series E L

Accessory: Orion Filter wheel  ·  Orion Dewzapper


Dates:Oct. 24, 2014Oct. 25, 2014Oct. 26, 2014

Frames:
Astrodon Series E B: 12x600" (2h) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon Series E G: 12x600" (2h) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon Series E L: 18x600" (3h) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon Series E R: 12x600" (2h) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 9h

Flats: 20

Avg. Moon age: 1.56 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.43%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00

Mean FWHM: 3.75

Temperature: 13.50


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 398930

RA center: 23h04m53s.0

DEC center: +12°1933

Orientation: -99.143 degrees

Field radius: 0.230 degrees


Resolution: 1332x1047

Locations: Home observatory, Mason, Ohio, United States

Description

The atmosphere was not exceptionally cooperative for this image but it was nice to be under some clear skies again for a change. A nice barred spiral galaxy about 105 million light years away in Pegasus, this one rides high in the sky for me at this time of year.

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