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Contains:  NGC 891, NGC 898, NGC 906, NGC 910
NGC 891 + Abell 3347, 



    
        

            Scott
NGC 891 + Abell 3347
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NGC 891 + Abell 3347

Technical card


Dates:Dec. 18, 2019

Frames: 147x60" (gain: 76.00) -15C

Integration: 2.5 hours

Darks: ~20

Flats: ~15

Flat darks: ~15

Avg. Moon age: 21.39 days

Avg. Moon phase: 58.08%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Mean SQM: 20.40

Temperature: 4.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3244968

RA center: 2h 24' 6"

DEC center: +42° 6' 32"

Pixel scale: 0.785 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 95.773 degrees

Field radius: 0.623 degrees


Resolution: 4602x3385

Locations: Garland Mountain, Canton, Georgia, United States

Data source: Traveller

Description

This image was inspired by a wonder version of the same targets by Juan Lozano that can be found here: https://www.astrobin.com/270549/C/?nc=all. I used my new ASI1600MM-Pro for the luminance data, and captured the RGB with my ASI294MC-Pro. With galaxies being my favorite subject to image this region of the sky makes a great target with so many tiny ones plus NGC891 to anchor it.

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License: Attribution-NonCommercial Creative Commons
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NGC 891 + Abell 3347, 



    
        

            Scott