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Contains:  NGC 3628
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NGC 3628, 


            Stefan Westphal
NGC 3628

NGC 3628

Technical card

Resolution: 1731x1236

Dates:April 29, 2016March 28, 2017March 31, 2019April 6, 2019

Baader Planetarium 36mm Blue: 5x360" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium 36mm Green: 5x360" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium 36mm Luminance: 29x360" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium 36mm Red: 5x360" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 4.4 hours

Darks: ~17

Flats: ~56

Bias: ~159

Avg. Moon age: 12.03 days

Avg. Moon phase: 19.71%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00 job: 2792996

RA center: 170.121 degrees

DEC center: 13.594 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.101 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.187 degrees

Field radius: 0.325 degrees

Locations: Kreben, Westmittelfranken, Bayern, Germany

Data source: Traveller


Data: 29.04.16, 28.03.17, 31.03.19, 06.04.19
Telescope: 10" f4,8 Newton and Gyulai-Korrektor
Guiding: M-Gen
Camera: Atik 383 L+
integration time: 174:30:30:30min at 6min
Calib.Datea: 17Darks, 56Flats
Processing: DSS, Fitswork, Photoshop Cs6
PI: DBE, Background Neutralization, Cosmetic Correction, Color Calibration, Multiscale Linear Transform

This spring I could get more lights at my started project NGC 3628. Additionally to my frames from 2016/17 I collected more L-frames under good sky condition.
The postprocessing was difficult. To combine the old data and the new on was a challenge. Especially I used Pixinsight for first time!



Stefan Westphal
License: None (All rights reserved)


  • NGC 3628, 


            Stefan Westphal
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    NGC 3628, 


            Stefan Westphal


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NGC 3628, 


            Stefan Westphal