Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Cetus (Cet)  ·  Contains:  NGC 247
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NGC 247, 



    
        

            PJ Mahany
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NGC 247

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            PJ Mahany
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NGC 247

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron 11" Rowe-Ackermann Schmidt Astrograph
Imaging Cameras
QHYCCD QHY268c
Mounts
Software Bisque Paramount MX+
Software
SharpCap 3.1 Sharp Cap · StarTools · BYEOS · TheSkyX Pro · SkyTools · PixInsight1.8 · PHD Guiding 2 PHD 2 Guiding
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion 50mm guidescope Miniguider 50mm
Guiding Cameras
Orion Starshoot Autoguider Orion Starshoot Auto-Guider

Acquisition details

Dates:
Nov. 2, 2021
Frames:
202x30" (1h 41')
Integration:
1h 41'
Avg. Moon age:
26.83 days
Avg. Moon phase:
8.02%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 5178402

RA center: 00h47m00s.0

DEC center: -20°4449

Pixel scale: 1.250 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 269.765 degrees

Field radius: 0.719 degrees

Resolution: 3272x2539

Locations: Sierra Nevada Mountains, Near Yosemite, California, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

A spiral galaxy in the Sculptor Group .

Good conditions for this southerly galaxy.

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NGC 247, 



    
        

            PJ Mahany