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Contains:  IC 4842, IC4842, NGC 6769, NGC 6770, NGC 6771, NGC6769, NGC6770, NGC6771
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Galaxy Triplet NGC 6769-71, 


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Galaxy Triplet NGC 6769-71

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Quasar Optics RC 12.5"

Imaging cameras: SBIG STL11000M

Mounts: Losmandy Titan Gemini IV

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto, S.L. PixInsight 1.8  ·  Adobe Photoshop CC 2019  ·  CCDWare CCD Stack2

Filters: Astrodon Blue  ·  Green  ·  Red  ·  Luminance

Dates:Aug. 31, 2019Sept. 3, 2019Sept. 8, 2019

Astrodon Blue: 7x600" -15C bin 1x1
Green: 6x600" -15C bin 1x1
Luminance: 34x600" -15C bin 1x1
Red: 7x600" -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 9.0 hours

Darks: ~1

Flats: ~1

Flat darks: ~1

Bias: ~1

Avg. Moon age: 5.18 days

Avg. Moon phase: 32.47%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00 job: 3109606

RA center: 19h 18' 22"

DEC center: -60° 30' 34"

Pixel scale: 0.652 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -95.205 degrees

Field radius: 0.292 degrees

Resolution: 2623x1873

Locations: Deep Sky Chile, Río Hurtado, Limarí, Chile

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Insight Observatory


Known as NGC 6769-71, the galaxies are located more than 190 million light-years from Earth in the constellation of Pavo.

Image processed by Utkarsh Mishra using image data from Insight Observatory's Astronomical Telescope for Educational Outreach remote telescope ATEO-3.

Image set can be subscribed to and downloaded from Insight Observatory's "Starbase" image set repository.



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Galaxy Triplet NGC 6769-71, 


            Insight Observatory