Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Draco (Dra)  ·  Contains:  NGC 5976  ·  NGC 5981  ·  NGC 5982  ·  NGC 5985
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3+ Galaxies in Draco, 



    
        

            William Maxwell
3+ Galaxies in Draco
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3+ Galaxies in Draco

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3+ Galaxies in Draco, 



    
        

            William Maxwell
3+ Galaxies in Draco
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3+ Galaxies in Draco

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Meade Starfinder 8

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600 cooled mono

Mounts: Losmandy GM-8

Guiding telescopes or lenses: MEADE 50mm Finder Guidescope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI120MM

Software: Astro Pixel Processor  ·  Adobe Photoshop CS4 Photoshop CS4

Filters: Orion SkyGlow Imaging Filter  ·  Blue  ·  Green  ·  Red

Accessory: Rigel Systems Focuser  ·  Baader MPCC coma corrector


Dates:April 15, 2021

Frames:
Blue: 45x75" (56' 15") bin 2x2
Green: 45x75" (56' 15") bin 2x2
Red: 45x75" (56' 15") bin 2x2
Orion SkyGlow Imaging Filter: 190x75" (3h 57' 30") (gain: 139.00) -10C bin 2x2

Integration: 6h 46' 15"

Darks: ~100

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 3.03 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.06%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4429798

RA center: 15h 38' 45"

DEC center: +59° 24' 32"

Pixel scale: 0.640 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 184.934 degrees

Field radius: 0.530 degrees


Resolution: 4815x3507

Data source: Backyard

Description

Another shot at a deeper target , this time a grouping of fainter galaxies in Draco.

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3+ Galaxies in Draco, 



    
        

            William Maxwell

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