Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sculptor (Scl)  ·  Contains:  NGC 253  ·  Sculptor Filament  ·  Silver Coin
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NGC253 Sculptor Galaxy (and many others in background)

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)
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NGC253 Sculptor Galaxy (and many others in background)

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Physics 155mm f7.6 StarFire EDF

Imaging cameras: Morovian G4-16000

Mounts: Skywatcher EQ8 pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Astro-Physics 155mm f7.6 StarFire EDF

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Ultrastar mono

Focal reducers: Astro-Physics 4''

Software: Sequence Generator Pro

Filters: Blue  ·  Green  ·  Baader Red  ·  Baader Luminance

Accessory: Pierro Astro Skycenter  ·  Skymeca OAG Skytrack 3''


Dates:July 31, 2019Aug. 2, 2019Aug. 5, 2019Aug. 7, 2019

Frames:
Baader Luminance: 50x600" (8h 20') -20C bin 1x1
Baader Red: 30x600" (5h) -20C bin 1x1
Blue: 30x600" (5h) -20C bin 1x1
Green: 45x600" (7h 30') -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 25h 50'

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~11

Bias: ~500

Avg. Moon age: 10.64 days

Avg. Moon phase: 19.17%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 2.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3643171

RA center: 0h 47' 33"

DEC center: -25° 17' 16"

Pixel scale: 1.479 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 181.359 degrees

Field radius: 1.190 degrees


Resolution: 4096x4096

Locations: Deep Sky Chile, Pichasca, Chile

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: DeepSkyChile

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NGC253 Sculptor Galaxy (and many others in background), 



    
        

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