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Contains:  NGC 3718, NGC 3729
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Galaxy NGC3718 & NGC3729 in Ursa Major Constellation, 



    
        

            MassimoTuninetti
Galaxy NGC3718 & NGC3729 in Ursa Major Constellation
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Galaxy NGC3718 & NGC3729 in Ursa Major Constellation

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:Skyrover APO102 f7

Imaging cameras:QHY 695A

Mounts:Skywatcher AZ-EQ6 GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses:Skyrover APO102 f7

Focal reducers:skyrover flat 1.0X

Software:Pixinsight

Filters:Baader Blue Filter 1.25"Baader Green Filter 1.25"Baader Red Filter 1.25"Baader L 1.25"

Accessory:QHYOAG-M


Dates:March 26, 2020

Frames:
Baader Blue Filter 1.25": 35x600" -21C bin 1x1
Baader Green Filter 1.25": 35x600" -20C bin 1x1
Baader L 1.25": 55x898" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Red Filter 1.25": 35x600" -23C

Integration: 31.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 1.88 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.94%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3358737

RA center: 11h 32' 35"

DEC center: +53° 3' 57"

Pixel scale: 1.301 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 263.539 degrees

Field radius: 0.615 degrees


Resolution: 2671x2111

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Lijiang Gemini Observatory

Description

L_RGB picture for this beautiful barred galaxy's in Ursa Major constellation. On the right side of NGC3718 there is a galaxy group called Hickson 56 which is composed by 5 galaxy's (A,B,C,D,E) but unfortunately my telescope is too small and i can't separated the single galaxy very well .
NGC3718 and NGC 3729 are approximately far 52 million light years. Hickson 56 is estimated 7 times farther that the two galaxy's....

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    Galaxy NGC3718 & NGC3729 in Ursa Major Constellation, 



    
        

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Galaxy NGC3718 & NGC3729 in Ursa Major Constellation, 



    
        

            MassimoTuninetti