Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  NGC 253  ·  Sculptor Filament  ·  Silver Coin
NGC 253 - Sculptor Galaxy, 



    
        

            Riccardo Balia
NGC 253 - Sculptor Galaxy, 



    
        

            Riccardo Balia

NGC 253 - Sculptor Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Newton 200/1000 BlackDiamond

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI294MC Pro

Mounts: SkyWatcher Neq 6 Pro Synscan

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Bresser Skylux 70/700 achromat

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY5L-II Mono

Software: Adobe Photoshop CC 2018  ·  Adobe Camera Raw  ·  PixInsight 1.8

Filters: Optolong L-Pro 2"

Accessory: Baader Planetarium MPCC


Dates:Sept. 16, 2020

Frames: 73x300"

Integration: 6.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 28.43 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.36%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3890769

RA center: 0h 47' 34"

DEC center: -25° 17' 49"

Pixel scale: 0.949 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 181.469 degrees

Field radius: 0.643 degrees


Resolution: 4041x2730

Locations: Countryside, Sant'Antioco, Sardegna, Italy

Data source: Traveller

Description

light frames taken from Italy, Sardinia, where the maximum elevation of this object from the horizon is 26 degrees

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NGC 253 - Sculptor Galaxy, 



    
        

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