Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Antlia (Ant)  ·  Contains:  NGC 2997
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NGC 2997, 



    
        

            Malcolm Ellis
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NGC 2997

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NGC 2997, 



    
        

            Malcolm Ellis
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NGC 2997

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO RC10-A f/8 Astrograph Carbon Fibre Truss

Imaging cameras: Atik 383L+

Mounts: Losmandy G11 G

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar x2

Focal reducers: Astro Physics CCDT67

Software: AstroTortilla  ·  Startools  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  Luc Coiffier's DeekSkyStacker  ·  Carte Du Ciel  ·  Artemis Capture

Filters: Astronomik R 36mm Type IIc  ·  Hutech IDAS 2" LPS-P2 2"  ·  Astronomik L2 Luminance 36mm  ·  Astronomik G 36mm Type IIc  ·  Astronomik B 36mm Type IIc

Accessory: Orion Thin Off Axis Guider (TOAG)  ·  Atik EFW2


Dates:Feb. 9, 2016

Frames:
Astronomik B 36mm Type IIc: 10x120" (20') -10C bin 2x2
Astronomik G 36mm Type IIc: 10x120" (20') -10C bin 2x2
Astronomik L2 Luminance 36mm: 20x180" (1h) -10C bin 1x1
Astronomik R 36mm Type IIc: 10x120" (20') -10C bin 2x2

Integration: 2h

Avg. Moon age: 0.96 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.05%


RA center: 09h45m25s.165

DEC center: -31°0946.66

Pixel scale: 0.813 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -151.678 degrees

Field radius: 0.450 degrees

More info:Open 


Resolution: 3314x2209

Locations: Home, Ermington, Sydney, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

First image with an OAG.

Only managed to collect two hours before clouds rolled in.

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NGC 2997, 



    
        

            Malcolm Ellis