Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Ursa Major (UMa)  ·  Contains:  KR UMa  ·  NGC 3073  ·  NGC 3079
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NGC 3079 and Twin Quasar

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NGC 3079 and Twin Quasar

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Lacerta Newton ohne Namen 200/800

Imaging cameras: Olympus E-PL6 mod

Mounts: skywatcher AZ-EQ6 GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher 9x50 finder

Guiding cameras: Lacerta MGEN2-Autoguider Kamera

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto, S.L. Pix Insight  ·  Hartmut V Bornemann Fluxx  ·  ACDSee 10 Ultimate

Filters: Optolong UV/IR cut


Dates:April 30, 2017

Frames:Optolong UV/IR cut: 12x240" (48') ISO800

Integration: 48'

Darks: 4

Flats: 25

Bias: 25

Avg. Moon age: 4.58 days

Avg. Moon phase: 21.91%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Mean SQM: 20.88

Temperature: 9.00


RA center: 10h01m41s.607

DEC center: +55°4045.93

Pixel scale: 1.582 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -81.913 degrees

Field radius: 0.685 degrees

More info:Open 


Resolution: 2612x1704

Locations: Engabrunn, Krems, Niederösterreich, Austria

Data source: Backyard

Description

PGC2518326 / QSO 0957+561 are the first identified gravitationally lensed object

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NGC 3079 and Twin Quasar, 



    
        

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