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Contains:  NGC 1365
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NGC 1365, 


            Nicholas Jones
NGC 1365

Technical card

Resolution: 2964x2128 job: 840025

RA center: 3h 33' 33"

DEC center: -36° 9' 10"

Pixel scale: 1.072 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -86.416 degrees

Field radius: 0.543


NGC 1365 would have to be the best barred galaxy available to us in the southern hemisphere. This object lies in the Fornax constellation, an area of the sky rich with galaxies.

Acquisition location:
Little Desert National Park during the VicSouth 2015 event.

Scope: Takahashi FS-128 mm refractor, focal length 1040mm
Camera: QSI583 WSG with a Loadstar X2 off axis guider
Acquisition: 10 x 6 mins RGB

Mount: Astro-Physics 1100gto
Camera cooling: -20c
Image scale 1.07"/pixels
Processed with CCDStack 2.0



Nicholas Jones
License: None (All rights reserved)

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NGC 1365, 


            Nicholas Jones