Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Draco (Dra)  ·  Contains:  NGC 5976  ·  NGC 5981  ·  NGC 5982  ·  NGC 5985
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NGC5985 and Friends, 



    
        

            Bill Clugston
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NGC5985 and Friends

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NGC5985 and Friends, 



    
        

            Bill Clugston
NGC5985 and Friends
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NGC5985 and Friends

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue 130EDT

Imaging cameras: Starlight Xpress Trius-SX694

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach 1 GTO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue 130EDT

Guiding cameras: Starlight Express Lodestar X2

Focal reducers: Stellarvue SFF3-25 Large Field Flattener

Software: PixInsight 1.8


Dates:July 2, 2019July 4, 2019

Frames:
Baader Blue 36mm: 10x300" (50') -15C bin 1x1
Baader Green 36mm: 10x300" (50') -15C bin 1x1
Baader Lum 36mm: 15x600" (2h 30') -15C bin 1x1
Baader Red 36mm: 10x300" (50') -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 5h

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~26

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 15.55 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.09%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00

Temperature: 10.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3050390

RA center: 15h 39' 36"

DEC center: +59° 19' 48"

Pixel scale: 1.034 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.488 degrees

Field radius: 0.484 degrees


Resolution: 2645x2089

Locations: Chickahominy Campground, Burns, OR, United States

Data source: Traveller

Description

Galaxy NGC5985 with many neighboring galaxies. Lots of small galaxies in the image background if you look for them.

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NGC5985 and Friends, 



    
        

            Bill Clugston