Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cetus (Cet)  ·  Contains:  IC 1613
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IC1613 in HaRGB, 



    
        

            Frank Zoltowski
IC1613 in HaRGB
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IC1613 in HaRGB

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IC1613 in HaRGB, 



    
        

            Frank Zoltowski
IC1613 in HaRGB
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IC1613 in HaRGB

Acquisition details

Frames:
Astrodon E Series Gen 2 B: 12×300(1h) -25°C bin 1×1
Astrodon E Series Gen 2 G: 12×300(1h) -25°C bin 1×1
Astrodon E Series Gen 2 L: 46×160(2h 2′ 40″) -25°C bin 1×1
Astrodon E Series Gen 2 R: 12×300(1h) -25°C bin 1×1
Astrodon Ha 5nm Ha 5nm: 13×600(2h 10′) -25°C bin 1×1
Integration:
7h 12′ 40″

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1388954

RA center: 01h04m51s.4

DEC center: +02°0834

Pixel scale: 1.092 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -6.104 degrees

Field radius: 0.457 degrees

Resolution: 2418x1797

File size: 5.4 MB

Data source: Backyard

Description

IC1613 is an irregular dwarf galaxy in the constellation Cetus. At a distance of about 2.4 Mly it is a member of the Local Group. It is the only irregular galaxiy other than the Magellanic Clouds that RR Lyrae type variables have been observed. Ha was added to enhance the HII regions in this galaxy.

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IC1613 in HaRGB, 



    
        

            Frank Zoltowski