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Contains:  NGC 3193, NGC 3189, NGC 3190, NGC 3187, NGC 3185
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Hickson 44, 





    
        

            bigeastro
Hickson 44

Hickson 44

Technical card

Resolution: 4524x2864

Dates:Jan. 5, 2017

Frames:
Baader Planetarium Baader 2" B: 14x300" bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium Baader 2" G: 11x300" bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium Baader 2" L: 10x300" bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium Baader 2" R: 8x300" bin 1x1

Integration: 3.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 7.06 days

Avg. Moon phase: 46.57%

Astrometry.net job: 1402176

RA center: 10h 17' 57"

DEC center: +21° 50' 20"

Pixel scale: 0.618 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.768 degrees

Field radius: 0.459

Data source: Backyard

Description

Getting a Start on Galaxy Season with Hickson 44. Taken under good seeing conditions that trended towards fog during the final exposures. Hope I clipped the foggy ones!

This is last light under my ownership of my beloved 10" TPO RC. I think I sold it to a good home. My 12" GSO RC Truss is waiting for first light! Just in time for galaxy season!

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