Cookie consent

AstroBin saves small pieces of text information (cookies) on your device in order to deliver better content and for statistical purposes. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing AstroBin without changing the browser settings, you grant us permission to store that information on your device.

I agree
Contains:  NGC 6503, NGC6503
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
NGC 6503, 



    
        

            Cedric Raguenaud
Powered byPixInsight

NGC 6503

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:Skywatcher 300/1500

Imaging cameras:QHYCCD 183C

Mounts:Skywatcher EQ8 pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses:TS-Optics OAG

Guiding cameras:ZWO ASI120MM

Focal reducers:Baader MPCC Mark III Coma Corrector

Software:Gimp 2.10PixInsight 1.8 Ripley


Dates:May 29, 2020May 30, 2020May 31, 2020

Frames: 57x600" (gain: 16.00) -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 9.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 7.78 days

Avg. Moon phase: 54.13%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

Mean SQM: 21.71


Astrometry.net job: 3592538

RA center: 17h 49' 26"

DEC center: +70° 8' 53"

Pixel scale: 0.655 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 81.792 degrees

Field radius: 0.226 degrees


Resolution: 2048x1413

Locations: ORCA Observatory, Near Matha, Charente-Maritime, France

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility

Description

NGC 6503 is a dwarf Spiral located in Draco, 17 million LY away. It is known to be at the edge of Local Void, a region in space that is virtually empty.

Comments

Author

cedric_r
Cedric Raguenaud
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons
760
Like

Sky plot

Sky plot

Histogram

NGC 6503, 



    
        

            Cedric Raguenaud