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Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  NGC 770, NGC 772, NGC770, NGC772
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NGC 772, 


            Miles Zhou
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NGC 772

Imaging telescopes or lenses: RCOS 14.5"

Imaging cameras: QSI 683 wsg-8

Mounts: Paramount-ME

Software: Adobe Lightroom CC  ·  Adobe Photoshop CC  ·  PixInsight for Mac

Filters: Astrodon luminance filter  ·  Astrodon RGB

Dates:Jan. 1, 2017Jan. 29, 2017

Astrodon RGB: 10x900" -25C bin 1x1
Astrodon luminance filter: 25x900" -25C bin 1x1

Integration: 8.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.24 days

Avg. Moon phase: 6.20% job: 1673753

RA center: 1h 59' 12"

DEC center: +18° 58' 22"

Pixel scale: 0.550 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 3.498 degrees

Field radius: 0.321 degrees

Resolution: 3420x2436

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


NGC 772 is a spiral galaxy in Aries, 106 million light years away from the Earth, with a visual magnitude of 10.3. It has a conspicuous 30" diameter core with a stellar nucleus is surrounded by a mottled, fairly well concentrated, 1.5' diameter core. The outer halo is much fainter, extending to 4' x 2' northwest to southeast.



Miles Zhou
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NGC 772, 


            Miles Zhou

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