Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Andromeda (And)  ·  Contains:  NGC 67  ·  NGC 68  ·  NGC 69  ·  NGC 70  ·  NGC 71  ·  NGC 72  ·  NGC 74
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ARP 113, 



    
        

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ARP 113

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Meade LX200 GPS 7"
Imaging Cameras
SBIG ST-402me
Filters
Astronomik IR-blocking · OIII 12nm · Astronomik Planet pro 807
Accessories
Antares 0.5x Reducer
Software
PHD guiding · photoshop · Nebulosity
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Meade 70mm AZ-adr
Guiding Cameras
Meade DSI II Pro

Acquisition details

Dates:
Sept. 13, 2012 ·  Sept. 14, 2012
Frames:
Astronomik IR-blocking: 12x1200" (4h) bin 1x1
Astronomik Planet pro 807: 8x900" (2h) bin 2x2
OIII 12nm: 12x900" (3h) bin 2x2
Integration:
9h
Avg. Moon age:
27.31 days
Avg. Moon phase:
5.73%

RA center: 00h18m27s.20

DEC center: +30°0418.4

Pixel scale: 1.095 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -2.199 degrees

Field radius: 0.138 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 750x515

Locations: Home Observatory, Poughkeepsie, New York, United States

Description

NGC 68 is the brightest member of the galaxy cluster Arp 113. The group is made up of eight elliptical, lenticular, or spiral galaxies.

This image was something of an experiment using the Astronomik planet pro 807 infrared pass filter for the red channel instead of 12nm Ha.

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ARP 113, 



    
        

            Mike7Mak