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Contains:  M 77, NGC 1068
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M77 / NGC 1068

Technical card

Resolution: 2507x2033

Dates:Sept. 17, 2017

Frames: 37x400"

Integration: 4.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 26.69 days

Avg. Moon phase: 8.85% job: 1842463

RA center: 40.672 degrees

DEC center: -0.016 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.652 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.764 degrees

Field radius: 0.292 degrees

Locations: Paradise, Chiricahua Mountains, AZ, United States


An AGN galaxy thus the inner parts are very bright compared to the outer thus I layered a highly stretched image to bring out the outer areas as well as a less stretched image for the inner area. Seeing was quite good at around 1.5 arc seconds. L 22x400s, RGB 10x200s 2x2 binned.



License: Attribution-NonCommercial Creative Commons

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M77 / NGC 1068,