Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Draco (Dra)  ·  Contains:  NGC 5981  ·  NGC 5982  ·  NGC 5985  ·  NGC 5987  ·  NGC5976  ·  NGC5981  ·  NGC5982  ·  NGC5985  ·  NGC5987  ·  NGC5989
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Daniele, look!  A galaxy group in Draco!, 



    
        

            Luigi Fontana
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Daniele, look! A galaxy group in Draco!

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Daniele, look!  A galaxy group in Draco!, 



    
        

            Luigi Fontana
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Daniele, look! A galaxy group in Draco!

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TecnoSky APO Triplet 130/900

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 6D UNMOD

Mounts: 10Micron GM2000 QCI

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Vixen 60/700

Guiding cameras: Lodestar

Software: Astroart  ·  photoshop  ·  Pixinsight


Dates:June 9, 2018

Frames: 25x600" (4h 10')

Integration: 4h 10'

Avg. Moon age: 24.79 days

Avg. Moon phase: 23.32%


Astrometry.net job: 2108924

RA center: 15h 40' 6"

DEC center: +58° 54' 44"

Pixel scale: 4.414 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 84.597 degrees

Field radius: 1.310 degrees


Resolution: 1824x1112

Locations: Capanne di Cosola e postazioni limitrofe, Capanne di Cosola, Appennino, al confine tra Piemonte, Emilia e Liguria, Italy

Data source: Unknown

Description

**** ENG: for my good friend Daniele, one of his beloved galaxy group. This is the NGC5985 group in Draco. Easy shot with 25x600s exposure on Canon 6D unmod, APO 130 f/6,9. Bortle 3, SQM 21,3. Please take a look to the "carpet" of faint galaxies visible in full res!

**** ITA: per il mio buon amico Daniele, uno dei suoi amati gruppi di galassie. Questo è il gruppo di NGC5985 nel Dragone. 29x600s con APO 130/900, Canon 6D unmod. Bortle 3, SQM 21,3. Da non perdere il "tappeto" di galassiete di fondo, visibili a piena risoluzione.

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Daniele, look!  A galaxy group in Draco!, 



    
        

            Luigi Fontana