Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sculptor (Scl)  ·  Contains:  NGC 253  ·  Sculptor galaxy
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Scluptor Galaxy, 


            Theodore Arampatzoglou
Scluptor Galaxy
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Scluptor Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics FLT 110

Imaging cameras: SBIG ST-10XME

Mounts: Skywatcher NEQ6 PRO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: William Optics zenithstar 1 80x480

Guiding cameras: Meade DSI C

Software: PixInsight  ·  PHD Guiding  ·  CCDStack  ·  Photoshop  ·  Software Bisque TheSky6 Pro  ·  Imagenomic Noiseware professional  ·  eqmod  ·  ccdsoft

Filters: Baader Planetarium 1.25" LRGB

Dates:Oct. 19, 2019

Frames:Baader Planetarium 1.25" LRGB: 180x240" -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 12.0 hours

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~75

Flat darks: ~25

Bias: ~350

Avg. Moon age: 20.09 days

Avg. Moon phase: 71.22%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Mean FWHM: 3.80

Temperature: 17.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3030106

RA center: 0h 47' 35"

DEC center: -25° 18' 7"

Pixel scale: 1.821 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 178.749 degrees

Field radius: 0.622 degrees

Resolution: 2064x1336

Locations: Via Lactea Observatory, Paramithia, Epirus, Greece

Data source: Backyard


Luminance only,this is a work in progress.
i didn't expect, that in a target so low in the horizon and with very high humidity, i will had this result.

Thanks for looking


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Scluptor Galaxy, 


            Theodore Arampatzoglou