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Contains:  Sculptor galaxy, NGC 253
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NGC 253, 





    
        

            Patrick Chevalley
NGC 253

NGC 253

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Skywatcher Equinox 80

Imaging camera:Atik 314L+

Mount:HEQ5 Pro SynScan

Guiding telescope or lens:Skywatcher 80/400 Achromatic Refractor

Guiding camera:TIS DMK-21AU618 Mono

Software:INDIPixInsight ccdcielphd2

Filter:Baader LRGB

Accessory:Atik EFW2 Filter Wheel

Resolution: 1276x994

Dates:Oct. 4, 2016

Frames: 18x600"

Integration: 3.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 3.15 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.83%

Astrometry.net job: 1267371

RA center: 11.908 degrees

DEC center: -25.314 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.667 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -6.877 degrees

Field radius: 0.599 degrees

Locations: Home yard, Lanuejols, Gard, France

Description

Done on two night, October 3 and 4, because of the limited time this object is above my horizon.

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NGC 253, 





    
        

            Patrick Chevalley