Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sculptor (Scl)  ·  Contains:  NGC 253  ·  Sculptor galaxy
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            Giorgio Baj
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NGC 253

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            Giorgio Baj
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NGC 253

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FS-128

Imaging cameras: Alta U8300

Mounts: 10Micron GM2000 QCI

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher ED 80/600

Guiding cameras: Atik 16 IC-S

Software: PixInsight  ·  Maxim DL

Filters: Baader Luminance 2"  ·  Optec Bessell B  ·  Optec Bessell V  ·  Optec Bessell R

Accessory: Optec TCF-S


Dates:Nov. 27, 2013Nov. 28, 2013Dec. 8, 2013

Frames:
Baader Luminance 2": 15x1200" (5h) -25C bin 1x1
Optec Bessell B: 8x600" (1h 20') -25C bin 2x2
Optec Bessell R: 4x600" (40') -25C bin 2x2
Optec Bessell V: 4x600" (40') -25C bin 2x2

Integration: 7h 40'

Avg. Moon age: 18.20 days

Avg. Moon phase: 31.68%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Mean FWHM: 3.22


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 164874

RA center: 0h 47' 36"

DEC center: -25° 16' 15"

Pixel scale: 1.074 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -179.589 degrees

Field radius: 0.474 degrees


Resolution: 2544x1904

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NGC 253, 



    
        

            Giorgio Baj