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Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  NGC 5426, NGC 5427
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Arp 271, 


            Andrew Lockwood
Arp 271
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Arp 271

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: ASA 16N

Imaging cameras: QSI 683wsg-8

Mounts: ASA Astrosysteme ASA DDM85

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ASA 16N

Focal reducers: ASA Astrosysteme ASA 3" Wynne Reducer Corrector 0,95x

Software: PixInsight

Filters: Astrodon 31mm Blue  ·  Astrodon 31mm Red  ·  Astrodon 31mm Ha 5nm

Dates:April 20, 2018

Frames: 60x300"

Integration: 5.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 4.77 days

Avg. Moon phase: 23.64%

Basic astrometry details job: 2024871

RA center: 14h 3' 27"

DEC center: -6° 3' 54"

Pixel scale: 0.380 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 3.638 degrees

Field radius: 0.301 degrees

Resolution: 4566x3402

Locations: home, perth, western australia, Australia


90 million light years away - Arp 271 is a beautiful pair of interacting spirals, joined by a bridge of stars.



Andrew Lockwood
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Arp 271, 


            Andrew Lockwood