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Contains:  NGC 772, NGC 770
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NGC772 - the Nautilus galaxy

Technical card

Resolution: 2066x1525

Dates:Oct. 4, 2019

Frames: 168x180"

Integration: 8.4 hours

Avg. Moon age: 6.22 days

Avg. Moon phase: 37.79% job: 2977884

RA center: 29.828 degrees

DEC center: 19.009 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.652 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.255 degrees

Field radius: 0.233 degrees

Locations: au Pied du Ventoux, Ventoux, 84, France

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility


Certainly , one of my favorite galaxies , I had no chance to shoot it last year ... but this is done, I am so happy to have done it !

NGC 772 (also known as Arp 78) is an unbarred spiral galaxy approximately 130 million light-years away in the constellation Aries.

4 Nights : 13, 14 August and 1, 4 October
108 Light subs @180s gain 139 and -20°C and

20 Blue subs @180s gain 139 and -20°C
20 Green subs @180s gain 139 and -20°C
20 Red subs @180s gain 139 and -20°C



Arnaud Peel






Sky plot

Sky plot


NGC772 - the Nautilus galaxy, 


            Arnaud Peel