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Contains:  NGC 253, Sculptor galaxy
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NGC 253 - The Sculptor Galaxy - 2016, 


            Oliver Czernetz
NGC 253 - The Sculptor Galaxy - 2016
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NGC 253 - The Sculptor Galaxy - 2016

Technical card

Basic astrometry details job: 989335

RA center: 0h 47' 36"

DEC center: -25° 18' 36"

Pixel scale: 1.991 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 3.819 degrees

Field radius: 0.687 degrees

Resolution: 1507x1977


NGC 253 - The Sculptor Galaxy

Oliver Czernetz / August 2013 / Leibnitz Austria
RGB 18x360s
SkyWatcher 200/1000 F5 Newtonian
Canon EOS 1100 D unmodded
Skywatcher HEQ5 Pro SynScan
Lacerta M-GEN2 Autoguider

Additional data: POSS-II Survey (R, B)

Image Assembly and Processing: Oliver Czernetz
Software: Fits Liberator, Deep Sky Stacker, RegiStar, Photoshop CS5E

Hope you like & enjoy, and as always: Feedback highly appreciated. Thanks for looking!

The Second Palomar Observatory Sky Survey (POSS-II) was made by the California Institute of Technology with funds from the National Science Foundation, the National Geographic Society, the Sloan Foundation, the Samuel Oschin Foundation, and the Eastman Kodak Corporation.



Oliver Czernetz
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons

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NGC 253 - The Sculptor Galaxy - 2016, 


            Oliver Czernetz