Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Aquarius (Aqr)  ·  Contains:  NGC 7606
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NGC 7606, 



    
        

            Warren A. Keller
NGC 7606
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NGC 7606, 



    
        

            Warren A. Keller
NGC 7606
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Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
PlaneWave PW1000
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Chroma 2" LRGB
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PixInsight 1.8

Acquisition details

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Integration:
0

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 5144134

RA center: 23h19m02s.2

DEC center: -08°2920

Pixel scale: 0.311 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 269.906 degrees

Field radius: 0.200 degrees

Resolution: 3631x2874

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: Observatorio El Sauce

Description

NGC 7606 in Aquarius is a spiral galaxy located 100,000,000 light years from Earth. NGC 7606 is approximately 165,000 light years across, and was discovered by William Herschel in 1785. Many thanks go out to my collaborator and friend, Mike Selby, who acquired and calibrated this fine data.

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NGC 7606, 



    
        

            Warren A. Keller