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Contains:  NGC 2770
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NGC 2770 - Spiral Galaxy, 





    
        

            Insight Observatory
NGC 2770 - Spiral Galaxy

NGC 2770 - Spiral Galaxy

Technical card

Resolution: 2048x2048

Dates:Feb. 2, 2019

Frames:Baader Luminance: 1x296" -32C bin 1x1

Integration: 0.1 hours

Darks: ~1

Flats: ~1

Avg. Moon age: 27.41 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.01%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00

Astrometry.net job: 2514629

RA center: 137.373 degrees

DEC center: 33.139 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.437 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 4.602 degrees

Field radius: 0.980 degrees

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: SkyPi Online Observatory

Description

NGC 2770 is a type SASc spiral galaxy located about 88 million light-years away, in the constellation Lynx. Three Type Ib supernovae have occurred there recently: SN 1999eh, SN 2007uy, and SN 2008D.

Imaged by Alicia Soderberg on Insight Observatory's Astronomical Telescope for Educational Outreach (ATEO-1).

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NGC 2770 - Spiral Galaxy, 





    
        

            Insight Observatory