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Contains:  NGC 5985, NGC 5982, NGC 5981, NGC 5976
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Full Field Draco Triplet - NGC5985/5982/5981, 


            Arnaud Peel
Full Field Draco Triplet - NGC5985/5982/5981

Full Field Draco Triplet - NGC5985/5982/5981

Technical card

Resolution: 4548x3376

Dates:May 26, 2019

Frames: 110x180"

Integration: 5.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 21.98 days

Avg. Moon phase: 51.77% job: 2732191

RA center: 15h 38' 45"

DEC center: +59° 20' 13"

Pixel scale: 0.783 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 178.466 degrees

Field radius: 0.616

Locations: au Pied du Ventoux, Ventoux, 84, France

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility


Same as the last image but I think the full field is worth an image by itself. :-)

I like this triplet , so it is 3 galaxies with a beautiful NGC5985, a Seyfert spiral galaxy located in the northern constellation Draco, discovered by William Herschel in 1788

Red 20subs@180s -20°C gain zero
Blue 20subs@180s -20°C gain zero
Green 20subs@180s -20°C gain zero
Light 50subs@180s -20°C, gain zero

3 nights were necessary to get the subs: 07, 22/23 and 26 of May



Arnaud Peel
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Full Field Draco Triplet - NGC5985/5982/5981, 


            Arnaud Peel