Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Leo (Leo)  ·  Contains:  32 alf Leo  ·  IC 591  ·  IC591  ·  Regulus  ·  The star Regulus (αLeo)

Image of the day 03/09/2017

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    Leo 1, 



    
        

            PJ Mahany
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    Leo 1

    Image of the day 03/09/2017

    Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
      Leo 1, 



    
        

            PJ Mahany
      Powered byPixInsight

      Leo 1

      Technical card

      Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron RASA

      Imaging cameras: Canon 60Da

      Mounts: Orion HDX110 EQ8

      Guiding cameras: Orion Starshoot Autoguider Orion Starshoot Auto-Guider

      Software: StarTools  ·  BYEOS  ·  SkyTools  ·  PixInsight1.8


      Dates:Feb. 25, 2017

      Frames: 28x30" (14')

      Integration: 14'

      Avg. Moon age: 28.37 days

      Avg. Moon phase: 1.52%


      Astrometry.net job: 1472848

      RA center: 10h 8' 26"

      DEC center: +12° 9' 34"

      Pixel scale: 2.865 arcsec/pixel

      Orientation: 90.414 degrees

      Field radius: 0.875 degrees


      Resolution: 1783x1287

      Locations: Sierra Nevada Mountains, Near Yosemite, California, United States

      Description

      A dwarf galaxy lurking by Regulus. A bit difficult to see visually.

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      Leo 1, 



    
        

            PJ Mahany

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