Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  NGC 660  ·  NGC660
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NGC 660 @ DSW, 



    
        

            Miles Zhou
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NGC 660 @ DSW

Imaging telescopes or lenses: RCOS 14.5"

Imaging cameras: QSI 683 wsg-8

Mounts: Paramount-ME

Software: Adobe Lightroom CC  ·  PixInsight for Mac

Filters: Astrodon RGB  ·  Astrodon luminance filter


Dates:Oct. 31, 2016Dec. 2, 2016

Frames:
Astrodon RGB: 23x600" -25C bin 1x1
Astrodon luminance filter: 17x1200" -25C bin 1x1
Astrodon luminance filter: 45x600" -25C bin 1x1

Integration: 17.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 1.69 days

Avg. Moon phase: 4.28%


Astrometry.net job: 1580932

RA center: 1h 42' 58"

DEC center: +13° 42' 20"

Pixel scale: 0.550 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 16.150 degrees

Field radius: 0.360 degrees


Resolution: 3332x3324

Locations: Deep Sky West, Rowe, New Mexico, United States

Description

NGC 660 is a polar-ring galaxy located approximately 45 million light years from Earth in the Pisces constellation. It is the only such galaxy having, as its host, a "late-type lenticular galaxy."

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