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Contains:  NGC 2903, NGC 2905, NGC2903, NGC2905
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NGC2903 - C8, 


            Hartmuth Kintzel
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NGC2903 - C8

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:Celestron C8

Imaging cameras:Canon EOS 80D modifiziert

Mounts:Skywatcher EQ6 Syntrek

Guiding telescopes or lenses:Skywatcher Finderscope 9x50

Guiding cameras:Lacerta MGEN

Focal reducers:Antares f/6.3 SCT

Software:Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsightAdobe Photoshop 5 CSDeepSkyStacker


Dates:April 18, 2018May 7, 2018

27x300" ISO800
26x360" ISO800

Integration: 4.8 hours

Flats: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 12.10 days

Avg. Moon phase: 31.50%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

Mean SQM: 21.18

Temperature: 12.50 job: 2050523

RA center: 9h 32' 9"

DEC center: +21° 29' 18"

Pixel scale: 0.906 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 15.785 degrees

Field radius: 0.408 degrees

Resolution: 2600x1931

Locations: Oberwindsberg, Lauf, Bayern, Germany

Data source: Traveller


The spiral barred galaxy NGC 2903.
More exposure time would have been good for this object.
But the season is over for that.
So a new version with more exposure time must wait until next year.



Hartmuth Kintzel
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NGC2903 - C8, 


            Hartmuth Kintzel