Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Leo (Leo)  ·  Contains:  NGC 2903  ·  NGC 2905  ·  NGC 2916
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NGC 2903 Galaxy

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NGC 2903 Galaxy

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Canon EF 400mm f/5.6L USM
Imaging Cameras
Canon EOS 70Da
Mounts
iOptron GEM28
Filters
Astronomik UV-IR Block L-3 Clip Filter
Software
Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight · Adobe Lightroom 6 (Adobe Lightroom)
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
TS-Optics Deluxe 50 mm Guiding/Finder scope with micro focusing
Guiding Cameras
Lacerta MGEN 2

Acquisition details

Dates:
Feb. 7, 2022
Frames:
Astronomik UV-IR Block L-3 Clip Filter: 70x120" (2h 20') ISO1600 f/5.6
Integration:
2h 20'
Darks:
41
Flats:
52
Bias:
37
Avg. Moon age:
6.39 days
Avg. Moon phase:
39.51%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
5.00
Temperature:
2.00

RA center: 09h33m04s.20

DEC center: +21°3205.3

Pixel scale: 1.609 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.990 degrees

Field radius: 1.179 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 

Resolution: 4388x2929

Locations: Derendingen 454m, Solothurn, SO, Switzerland

Data source: Backyard

Description

Once again my GEM28 freezed after 18 exposures... so annoying!

Nevertheless I was able to take this image of NGC 2903 and the smaller NGC 2916 galaxies.

f/5.6, 2x Drizzled

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