Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sculptor (Scl)  ·  Contains:  NGC 253  ·  Sculptor galaxy
Sculptor Galaxy, 



    
        

            Erik
Sculptor Galaxy
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Sculptor Galaxy

Sculptor Galaxy, 



    
        

            Erik
Sculptor Galaxy
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Sculptor Galaxy

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
GSO RC10
Imaging Cameras
QHYCCD QHY9M
Mounts
Losmandy G11 Gemini II
Accessories
Innovations Forsight ONAG
Software
PixInsight · MaximDL5 · Adobe Photoshop CS5
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
GSO RC10
Guiding Cameras
Starlight Xpress Lodestar

Acquisition details

Dates:
Nov. 10, 2013
Frames:
24×900(6h)
Integration:
6h
Avg. Moon age:
7.64 days
Avg. Moon phase:
52.75%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 161334

RA center: 00h47m34s.6

DEC center: -25°1800

Pixel scale: 0.560 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -13.545 degrees

Field radius: 0.300 degrees

Resolution: 3198x2154

File size: 2.2 MB

Description

NGC 253, Sculptor Galaxy. This was my 2nd LRGB image with the QHY9. Still working of the correct camera settings, hence the two horizontal bands across the image…..

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Sculptor Galaxy, 



    
        

            Erik