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Contains:  NGC 6085, NGC 6086, NGC6085, NGC6086, PGC1862171, PGC1862426, PGC1863893, PGC1864245, PGC1865412, PGC1865689, PGC1867269, PGC1867596, PGC1868042, PGC1868094, PGC1868765, PGC1870013, PGC1870102, PGC1870643, PGC1870646, PGC1871335, PGC1871593, PGC1872899, PGC2802442, PGC2832040, PGC57377, PGC57424, PGC57444, PGC57475, PGC95556, PGC95557
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Abell 2162, 



    
        

            Peter Goodhew
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Abell 2162

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Frames:
Astrodon Blue: 22x300" bin 1x1
Astrodon Green: 22x300" bin 1x1
Astrodon Lum: 98x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon Red: 23x300"

Integration: 21.9 hours


Astrometry.net job: 3577886

RA center: 16h 11' 55"

DEC center: +29° 27' 37"

Pixel scale: 0.533 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -6.802 degrees

Field radius: 0.370 degrees


Resolution: 4159x2762

Locations: e-Eye, Fregenal de la Sierra, Extramadura, Spain

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: e-EyE Extremadura

Description

Inspired by Michael Feigenbaum's recent image I thought I would have a go too. This target was previously unknown to me. I've gone deep, with 98 x 600s luminance subs. For me this field is similar to the Hubble Deep Field images, with literally dozens of galaxies, but suitable for those of us who can't afford a space telescope.

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Abell 2162, 



    
        

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