Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Pavo (Pav)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6744

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    Spiral galaxy NGC6744 in Pavo, 



    
        

            Rick Stevenson
    Spiral galaxy NGC6744 in Pavo
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    Spiral galaxy NGC6744 in Pavo

    Image of the day 08/03/2018

    Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
      Spiral galaxy NGC6744 in Pavo, 



    
        

            Rick Stevenson
      Spiral galaxy NGC6744 in Pavo
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      Spiral galaxy NGC6744 in Pavo

      Equipment

      Imaging Cameras
      SBIG STXL 11002M
      Filters
      Astrodon 3nm Ha · Astrodon E-series 2 LRGB · Astrodon L Gen.2 E-series · Astrodon G Gen.2 E-series · Astrodon R Gen.2 E-series · Astrodon B Gen.2 E-series
      Software
      PixInsight 1.8

      Acquisition details

      Frames:
      Integration:
      26h

      Basic astrometry details

      Astrometry.net job: 2171769

      RA center: 19h09m38s.4

      DEC center: -63°5103

      Pixel scale: 0.633 arcsec/pixel

      Orientation: 74.936 degrees

      Field radius: 0.344 degrees

      Resolution: 3072x2416

      Data source: Amateur hosting facility

      Description

      NGC 6744 is a Milky Way-like spiral galaxy approximately 30 million light-years away in the Southern constellation of Pavo. The satellite galaxy at approximately 11 o'clock is NGC 6744A.

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      Spiral galaxy NGC6744 in Pavo, 



    
        

            Rick Stevenson