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Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  IC 2597  ·  NGC 3305  ·  NGC 3307  ·  NGC 3308  ·  NGC 3309  ·  NGC 3311  ·  NGC 3312  ·  NGC 3314  ·  NGC 3315  ·  NGC 3316
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Hydra Galaxy Cluster, NGC3312, 


Hydra Galaxy Cluster, NGC3312
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Hydra Galaxy Cluster, NGC3312

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Home Built 10inchF4 Carbon Fibre Newtonian 10inchF4 Carbon Fibre Newtonian

Imaging cameras: SBIG STF8000M STF8000M

Mounts: Paramount MyT

Guiding cameras: ASI 174mm mini

Software: Software Bisque Sky X Pro  ·  Maxim DL  ·  Startools

Filters: Astronomik S2 6nm  ·  Astronomik O3 6nm  ·  Astronomik 6nm Ha 36mm

Accessory: Starlight Xpress SX USB Filter Wheel 7x36mm  ·  Teleskop-Service TS9-OAG off axis guider  ·  Baader Planetarium RCC1

Dates:Jan. 25, 2020

Astronomik DeepSky RGB: 25x300" bin 1x1
Hutech IDAS LPS 36mm: 11x600" bin 1x1

Integration: 3.9 hours

Avg. Moon age: 0.57 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.37%

Basic astrometry details job: 3843038

RA center: 10h 37' 0"

DEC center: -27° 33' 50"

Pixel scale: 1.082 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 95.878 degrees

Field radius: 0.604 degrees

Resolution: 3261x2347

Locations: Kinglake, Whittlesea, Vic, Australia

Data source: Traveller


Galaxy field in the constellation Hydra, containing around 157 bright galaxies, with the three brightest galaxies at around 150,000 light years in diameter.
Diameter of the galaxy cluster is around 10 million light years.



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Hydra Galaxy Cluster, NGC3312,