Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Coma Berenices (Com)  ·  Contains:  NGC 4848  ·  NGC 4874  ·  NGC 4889  ·  NGC 4895  ·  NGC 4908  ·  NGC 4911  ·  NGC 4921  ·  NGC 4926  ·  NGC 4931
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Abell 1656 - Coma Cluster of Galaxies in Coma Berenice, 



    
        

            Alberto Vezzani
Abell 1656 - Coma Cluster of Galaxies in Coma Berenice
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Abell 1656 - Coma Cluster of Galaxies in Coma Berenice

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Abell 1656 - Coma Cluster of Galaxies in Coma Berenice, 



    
        

            Alberto Vezzani
Abell 1656 - Coma Cluster of Galaxies in Coma Berenice
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Abell 1656 - Coma Cluster of Galaxies in Coma Berenice

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher 200/800 Quattro

Imaging cameras: ASI ZWO 294MC-PRO

Mounts: Skywatcher AZ EQ-6 GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ArteSky 70/400 guiding scope

Guiding cameras: ASI 120MM Mini

Filters: Optolong Ir UV cut


Dates:March 16, 2021

Frames: 42x360" (4h 12')

Integration: 4h 12'

Avg. Moon age: 2.82 days

Avg. Moon phase: 8.75%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4350131

RA center: 12h 59' 37"

DEC center: +28° 3' 57"

Pixel scale: 0.598 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 333.438 degrees

Field radius: 0.826 degrees


Resolution: 8220x5602

Data source: Traveller

Description

Amazed once again from what you can see from a good sky with amateur instruments. Thousands of galaxy in one single field , 350 Millions light years away.

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