Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Pavo (Pav)  ·  Contains:  IC 4820  ·  NGC 6744
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NGC6744, 



    
        

            Gary Plummer
NGC6744
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NGC6744

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)
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NGC6744, 



    
        

            Gary Plummer
NGC6744
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NGC6744

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TS PhotoLine Triplet Apo 80/480

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM-Cool pro ASI1600MM-PRO

Mounts: SkyWatcher HEQ5 PRO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: 50mm Guidescope 50mm finderscope as guidescope

Guiding cameras: Prostar LP guider LP Guider

Focal reducers: TS Optics TS Big Field Flattener 2.5"

Software: EQASCOM  ·  PHD2

Filters: Baader UV-IR-CUT Filter 2"  ·  ZWO LRGB-Ha,OIII,SII Broadband


Dates:Sept. 10, 2018

Frames: 75x180" (3h 45')

Integration: 3h 45'

Avg. Moon age: 0.86 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.83%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2265233

RA center: 19h 9' 40"

DEC center: -63° 51' 25"

Pixel scale: 1.334 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 305.026 degrees

Field radius: 0.456 degrees


Resolution: 2048x1365

Locations: Back Garden, Clifton Springs, Victoria, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

A Southern Gem in the constellation Pavo NGC6744 is an intermediate spiral galaxy thought to be similar in structure to our own Milky Way galaxy.

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