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NGC 253 - The Sculptor Galaxy, 



    
        

            Sebastian "BastiH" Hinz
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NGC 253 - The Sculptor Galaxy

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NGC 253 - The Sculptor Galaxy, 



    
        

            Sebastian "BastiH" Hinz
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NGC 253 - The Sculptor Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Lacerta Newton ohne Namen 300/1200

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 6Da

Mounts: EQ8

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Lacerta 50/180mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: LACERTA MGEN 2

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto S.L. PixInsight 1.8.8 Ripley

Accessory: LACERTA MGEN Autoguider, V 2.60


Dates:Nov. 19, 2019Nov. 20, 2019Nov. 24, 2019Nov. 29, 2019Nov. 30, 2019

Frames: 50x180" ISO1600

Integration: 2.5 hours

Flats: ~100

Bias: ~200

Avg. Moon age: 15.73 days

Avg. Moon phase: 25.83%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 2.00

Temperature: 12.68


Astrometry.net job: 3369170

RA center: 0h 47' 30"

DEC center: -25° 17' 32"

Pixel scale: 1.165 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -6.036 degrees

Field radius: 0.542 degrees


Resolution: 2664x2034

Locations: Athos Centro Astronómico, Los Llanos de Aridane, La Palma, Spain

Data source: Traveller

Description

NGC 253 imaged during my second stay at Athos Centro Astronómico in Las Tricias, La Palma, Canary Islands in November 2019.

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NGC 253 - The Sculptor Galaxy, 



    
        

            Sebastian "BastiH" Hinz