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Contains:  NGC 5987, NGC 5985, NGC 5982, NGC 5981
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Daniele, look!  A galaxy group in Draco!, 


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

Daniele, look! A galaxy group in Draco!

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:TecnoSky APO Triplet 130/900

Imaging camera:Canon EOS 6D UNMOD

Mount:10Micron GM2000 QCI

Guiding telescope or lens:Vixen 60/700

Guiding camera:Lodestar


Resolution: 5496x3352

Dates:June 9, 2018

Frames: 25x600"

Integration: 4.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 24.79 days

Avg. Moon phase: 23.32% job: 2108924

RA center: 235.030 degrees

DEC center: 58.915 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.466 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 276.134 degrees

Field radius: 1.310 degrees

Locations: Capanne di Cosola e postazioni limitrofe, Capanne di Cosola, Appennino, al confine tra Piemonte, Emilia e Liguria, None

Data source: Unknown


**** 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.



Luigi Fontana
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons

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Sky plot


Daniele, look!  A galaxy group in Draco!, 


            Luigi Fontana