Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Eridanus (Eri)  ·  Contains:  NGC 1365  ·  NGC 1369  ·  NGC 1374  ·  NGC 1375  ·  NGC 1379  ·  NGC 1381  ·  NGC 1386  ·  NGC 1387  ·  NGC 1389  ·  NGC 1399  ·  NGC 1404
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NGC 1365 and the Fornax galaxy cluster, 



    
        

            Piet Vanneste
NGC 1365 and the Fornax galaxy cluster
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NGC 1365 and the Fornax galaxy cluster

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NGC 1365 and the Fornax galaxy cluster, 



    
        

            Piet Vanneste
NGC 1365 and the Fornax galaxy cluster
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NGC 1365 and the Fornax galaxy cluster

Technical card

Mounts: Ioptron GEM 28EC

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI 183MC Pro (cooled) ZWO ASI 183MC

Software: PixInsight 1.8 Ripley  ·  SGP Pro  ·  PhotoShop Creative Cloud PhotoShop


Dates:Oct. 3, 2021

Frames: 55x180" (2h 45')

Integration: 2h 45'

Avg. Moon age: 26.35 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.00%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 5131234

RA center: 03h36m27s.6

DEC center: -35°4850

Pixel scale: 1.157 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.488 degrees

Field radius: 1.037 degrees


Resolution: 5242x3757

Locations: Hakos Namibia, Khomas, Namibia

Data source: Traveller

Description

Another spectacular galaxy cluster
The Epsilon 130 is not ideal to bring the full detail of this galaxy , but also the length of the session was way too short.

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NGC 1365 and the Fornax galaxy cluster, 



    
        

            Piet Vanneste