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Contains:  NGC 672, IC 1727
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NGC 672, 





    
        

            Frank Colosimo
NGC 672

NGC 672

Technical card

Resolution: 3832x2908

Dates:Sept. 24, 2014

Frames: 65x526"

Integration: 9.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 0.21 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.05%

Astrometry.net job: 2337431

RA center: 1h 47' 40"

DEC center: +27° 23' 2"

Pixel scale: 0.365 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 55.066 degrees

Field radius: 0.244

Locations: Blue Mountain Vista Observatories, New Ringgold, Pennsylvania, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

NGC 672 (on left) is a 10.7 mag in Triangulum and estimated to be 18 million light years away. It is thought to be interacting with mag 11.4 IC 1727, the galaxy on the right. The little edge-on toward the bottom is PGC 1803573, a mag 16.3 galaxy with apparent size of one arc minute.

Date: Sep 19-24, 2014
Location: New Ringgold PA
Optics: Hyperion f/8 12.5 inch, FL 2540 mm
Mount: Paramount ME
Camera: Apogee U8300
Guiding: ST-402 on Innovations Foresight On-Axis Guider,
Exposure: LRGB: L:18x10min R:15x8 min, G:13x6 min, B:19x10 min for a total of 9.5 hrs.
Processing: Image acquisition using CCD Autopilot. Initial processing was done using Maxim DL with subsequent processing with Photoshop.

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Frank Colosimo
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons
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NGC 672, 





    
        

            Frank Colosimo

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