Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Eridanus (Eri)  ·  Contains:  IC 2040  ·  IC 2041  ·  NGC 1531  ·  NGC 1532
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NGC1531

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NGC1531

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Skywatcher Esprit 150ED Super APO Triplet Esprit 150ED Super APO Triplet
Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI 1600MC-Cooled
Mounts
Skywatcher EQ8-R
Software
PHD 2 Guiding · SGP Pro SGP · PixInsight SE ver. 1.8
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion Optics 60mm Guide Scope
Guiding Cameras
ZWO ASI120MM

Acquisition details

Dates:
Nov. 19, 2020
Frames:
60x300" (5h)
Integration:
5h
Avg. Moon age:
4.73 days
Avg. Moon phase:
23.29%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4019163

RA center: 04h12m18s.5

DEC center: -32°5204

Pixel scale: 0.728 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 209.304 degrees

Field radius: 0.439 degrees

Resolution: 3393x2710

Data source: Backyard

Description

Interacting galaxy.

Quite small at 3' X 1.4'

Magnitude 13.11 (photometric system: B)

Surface brightness 14.54 mag/arcmin^2

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NGC1531, 



    
        

            Peter Kestel