Celestial hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Fornax (For)  ·  Contains:  NGC 1365
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Great Barred Spiral Galaxy

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Great Barred Spiral Galaxy

Acquisition details

Dates:
Feb. 1, 2022
Frames:
56×600(9h 20′)
Integration:
9h 20′
Avg. Moon age:
0.30 days
Avg. Moon phase:
0.10%

RA center: 03h33m34s.357

DEC center: -36°0817.70

Pixel scale: 0.273 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -157.226 degrees (flipped)

Field radius: 0.190 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 

Resolution: 3591x3487

File size: 4.4 MB

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: Telescope Live

Description

NGC 1365, also known as the Great Barred Spiral Galaxy, is a double-barred spiral galaxy about 56 million light-years away in the constellation Fornax.

Image was acquired with 2 telescopes from Telescope Live in El Sauce Observatory, Chile:

Planewave CDK24 telescope and FLI PL09000 CCD-camera: total integration time 480 minutes (12 subs of 600s with LRGB)
ASA RC-1000AZ telescope and FLI PL16803 camera: total integration time 80 minutes (2 subs of 600s with LRGB)

Processing with AstroPixelProcessor and Photoshop CC with AstroPanel Pro, Astronomy Tools, Topaz Sharpen AI & Franzis Denoise Projects 3 plug-ins.

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