Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Dorado (Dor)  ·  Contains:  NGC 1566  ·  The star 29CMa
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            Thava Narayanasamy
NGC 1566
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NGC 1566

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NGC 1566

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO RC14A Truss

Imaging cameras: Starlight Express SXVR-H16

Mounts: Sky-Watcher EQ8

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Starlight Xpress OAG

Guiding cameras: Starlight Express Lodestar

Focal reducers: Astro-Physics CCDT67 - 0.67x Reducer

Software: MaxIm DL Pro. 5.24  ·  PixInsight Ver. 1.8

Filters: IDAS LPS P2 36mm P2 as L  ·  Astrodon 36mm I-series RGB

Accessory: Feathertouch HSM---HANDY STEPPER MOTOR WITH MANUAL FOCUS OVER-RIDE  ·  Starlight Xpress SX USB filter wheel  ·  Feathertouch FB-II-KIT 1---FOCUSER BOSS II ELECTRONIC FOCUSING CONTROL  ·  SkyShed POD StarPOD Automation  ·  Feathertouch FTF3025B-A---FEATHER TOUCH® 3.0" DIAMETER DUAL SPEED FOCUSER


Dates:Oct. 18, 2015

Frames: 46x200" (2h 33' 20")

Integration: 2h 33' 20"

Avg. Moon age: 5.06 days

Avg. Moon phase: 26.27%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 819381

RA center: 4h 20' 0"

DEC center: -54° 56' 24"

Orientation: 89.644 degrees

Field radius: 0.302 degrees


Resolution: 995x1000

Locations: DW Observatory, Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Description

NGC 1566 (Spanish Dancer)

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            Thava Narayanasamy