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Contains:  NGC 2442
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NGC 2442

Technical card

Resolution: 1778x1690

Dates:March 1, 2019

Frames: 15x600"

Integration: 2.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 24.92 days

Avg. Moon phase: 22.19% job: 2601407

RA center: 114.046 degrees

DEC center: -69.543 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.964 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.743 degrees

Field radius: 0.328 degrees

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: ChileScope


Here is NGC 2442. It has two common names: the Meathook Galaxy (which I think is pretty boring) and the Cobra and the Mouse (which I think fits it perfectly).



Russ Carpenter
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Sky plot

Sky plot


NGC  2442, 


            Russ Carpenter