Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Fornax (For)  ·  Contains:  NGC 1097
NGC1097 from Lijiang, China, 



    
        

            Ray Liao
NGC1097 from Lijiang, China
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NGC1097 from Lijiang, China

NGC1097 from Lijiang, China, 



    
        

            Ray Liao
NGC1097 from Lijiang, China
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NGC1097 from Lijiang, China

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO RC8

Imaging cameras: Atik One 6.0

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ8 Pro

Guiding cameras: Atik GP mono (OAG)

Focal reducers: Astro-Physics CCDT67

Filters: Astrodon LRGB 1.25" E series Gen 2


Dates:Dec. 10, 2018

Frames: 75x300" (6h 15')

Integration: 6h 15'

Avg. Moon age: 2.95 days

Avg. Moon phase: 9.50%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2488867

RA center: 2h 46' 19"

DEC center: -30° 16' 40"

Pixel scale: 0.861 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 267.726 degrees

Field radius: 0.402 degrees


Resolution: 1824x1459

Locations: Lijiang Gemini Observatory, Lijiang, Yunnan, China

Data source: Own remote observatory

Description

NGC1097 is a challenge from Lijiang, China. And this is a interesting object with narrow optical jets that appear to emanate from the nucleus.

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NGC1097 from Lijiang, China, 



    
        

            Ray Liao

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China Lijiang Gemini Observatory