Cookie consent

AstroBin saves small pieces of text information (cookies) on your device in order to deliver better content and for statistical purposes. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing AstroBin without changing the browser settings, you grant us permission to store that information on your device.

I agree
Contains:  IC 342
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
IC342 b/w, 





    
        

            Cristian Danescu
IC342 b/w

IC342 b/w

Technical card

Resolution: 1002x1005

Frames:Baader Planetarium UV/IR-Cut/L 1.25": 25x600" -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 4.2 hours

Darks: ~10

Flats: ~10

Bias: ~50

Astrometry.net job: 896902

RA center: 56.754 degrees

DEC center: 68.081 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.331 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.636 degrees

Field radius: 0.262 degrees

Locations: Home Observatory - St. George Observatory, Ploiesti, Prahova, Romania

Description

This galaxy is the third in relative dimension from the Northern hemisphere but it it cannot be seen easily because the light coming from it is filtered by some dust clouds from our own galaxy. It is located in Cameleopardalis, at 10 mil. l.y. from us.

Comments

Author

jimao22
Cristian Danescu
License: None (All rights reserved)
810
Like

Sky plot

Sky plot

Histogram

IC342 b/w, 





    
        

            Cristian Danescu