Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  NGC 5311  ·  NGC 5326  ·  NGC 5350  ·  NGC 5353  ·  NGC 5354  ·  NGC 5371
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HCG68-Lots of Galaxies, 



    
        

            Alan Rockowitz
HCG68-Lots of Galaxies
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HCG68-Lots of Galaxies

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HCG68-Lots of Galaxies, 



    
        

            Alan Rockowitz
HCG68-Lots of Galaxies
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HCG68-Lots of Galaxies

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion Short Tube 80 · Celestron C9.25 SCT
Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI 2600 MC Pro
Mounts
Celestron CGX-L
Accessories
Starizona HyperStar v3
Software
Open PHD Guiding project PHD2 · Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight · Nighttime Imaging ‘N’ Astronomy
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion Short Tube 80
Guiding Cameras
Starlight Xpress Lodestar X2

Acquisition details

Dates:
April 2, 2021
Frames:
140x60" (2h 20')
Integration:
2h 20'
Avg. Moon age:
20.10 days
Avg. Moon phase:
71.08%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4377451

RA center: 13h54m02s.2

DEC center: +40°1655

Pixel scale: 1.442 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.512 degrees

Field radius: 1.505 degrees

Resolution: 6248x4176

Data source: Traveller

Description

This is a beautiful group of galaxies--in fact there are galaxies spread out across this whole field.

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HCG68-Lots of Galaxies, 



    
        

            Alan Rockowitz