Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Fornax (For)  ·  Contains:  NGC 1097
NGC1097, 



    
        

            Manuel Orsatti
NGC1097
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NGC1097

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
CAO (Marcon RC 16" f/8)
Imaging Cameras
QHYCCD QHY9M
Software
PixInsight · Alcor System Prism
Guiding Cameras
SBIG STI-M

Acquisition details

Dates:
Aug. 21, 2013
Frames:
122x90" (3h 3')
Integration:
3h 3'
Avg. Moon age:
15.24 days
Avg. Moon phase:
99.75%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 85271

RA center: 02h46m19s.9

DEC center: -30°1528

Pixel scale: 0.691 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -0.254 degrees

Field radius: 0.179 degrees

Resolution: 620x392

Locations: Campo Catino Austral Observatory, San Pedro de Atacama, Chile

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility

Description

122 x 90 secondi

KAF8300 su un 40cm f/8 a San Pedro de Atacama

splendida galassia, secondo me la M51 del cielo australe

poco più di tre ore di integrazione, prese in due notti susseguenti durante la luna piena, senza filtri

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NGC1097, 



    
        

            Manuel Orsatti