Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Fornax (For)  ·  Contains:  NGC 1365

Image of the day 12/17/2015

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    NGC 1365, 



    
        

            Rick Stevenson
    NGC 1365
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    NGC 1365

    Image of the day 12/17/2015

    Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
      NGC 1365, 



    
        

            Rick Stevenson
      NGC 1365
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      NGC 1365

      Equipment

      Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
      Ceravolo 300 Astrograph
      Imaging Cameras
      Alta U16M
      Mounts
      Astro-Physics AP900
      Filters
      Astrodon E-series 2 LRGB
      Accessories
      FLI Atlas focuser
      Software
      Maxim DL · DC-3 Dreams ACP

      Acquisition details

      Frames:
      47x900" (11h 45')
      Integration:
      11h 45'

      Basic astrometry details

      Astrometry.net job: 883850

      RA center: 03h33m41s.5

      DEC center: -36°0921

      Pixel scale: 0.671 arcsec/pixel

      Orientation: -89.935 degrees

      Field radius: 0.234 degrees

      Resolution: 1920x1623

      Description

      I was hoping to add more data to this capture from 2013 but never got the chance so here's the best I can do with it at present. It would benefit from a few more hours of RGB and Luminance. It's a very cool galaxy despite the limited data.

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      NGC 1365, 



    
        

            Rick Stevenson