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Contains:  NGC 3185, NGC 3187, NGC 3189, NGC 3190, NGC 3193, NGC3185, NGC3187, NGC3189, NGC3190, NGC3193
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Hickson 44 From Backyard, 


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Hickson 44 From Backyard

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Imaging telescopes or lenses:Celestron C8

Imaging cameras:ZWO ASI1600MM-Cool

Mounts:Astro-Physics Mach1GTO

Guiding telescopes or lenses:Finder Guider

Guiding cameras:ASI 120MM-S

Focal reducers:Focal Reducer 0.63x

Software:PHD2Maxim DLPixInsightSelf Developed Custom Python Automation SuitePhotoshop CS3

Filters:Baader LRGB 1.25'' CCD Filters

Dates:Feb. 22, 2020Feb. 27, 2020Feb. 28, 2020Feb. 29, 2020

Baader B 1.25'' CCD Filter: 180x60" (gain: 76.00) -20C
Baader G 1.25'' CCD Filter: 180x60" (gain: 76.00) -20C
Baader L 1.25" CCD Filter: 583x30" (gain: 76.00) -20C
Baader L 1.25" CCD Filter: 214x60" (gain: 76.00) -20C
Baader R 1.25'' CCD Filter: 177x60" (gain: 76.00) -20C

Integration: 17.4 hours

Avg. Moon age: 10.38 days

Avg. Moon phase: 15.49%

Mean SQM: 19.00 job: 3292389

RA center: 10h 17' 51"

DEC center: +21° 48' 35"

Pixel scale: 1.108 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -171.072 degrees

Field radius: 0.377 degrees

Resolution: 1940x1495

Data source: Backyard


Thought I'd try some galaxy imaging from SQM 19 backyard with ancient C8 I have just for laughs.



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Hickson 44 From Backyard,