Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Fornax (For)  ·  Contains:  NGC 1350  ·  NGC1350

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    NGC 1350, 


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    NGC 1350

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    Imaging telescopes or lenses: Officina Stellare RiDK 700  ·  Officina Stellare RiDK 500

    Imaging cameras: FLI PL 16803

    Mounts: Officina Stellare Polar Fork Mount  ·  Planewave L600

    Software: StarKeeper.it Voyager

    Filters: Astrodon LRGB  ·  LRGB

    Dates:Feb. 4, 2021

    Frames: 144x900"

    Integration: 36.0 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 21.88 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 52.83%

    Astrometry.net job: 4275016

    RA center: 3h 31' 9"

    DEC center: -33° 37' 34"

    Pixel scale: 0.380 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: -82.386 degrees

    Field radius: 0.166 degrees

    Resolution: 2474x1949

    Locations: Obstech, Ovalle, Chile

    Data source: Own remote observatory

    Remote source: Observatorio El Sauce


    80 million light years away, spanning 130,000 light years; NGC 1350 is located in the constellation of Fornax.
    Sometimes referred to as The Eye in the Sky due to its prominent central area, the galaxy is a spiral galaxy with tightly wound arms forming a very prominent central ring.

    OTA Officina Stellare RiDK 700 at Obstech, Chile. Luminance (RiDK 700) RGB (RiDK 500)
    Image Processing: Mike Selby
    System Control Software: Voyager by Leo Orazi


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    NGC 1350,