Celestial hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Pictor (Pic)  ·  Contains:  NGC 2221  ·  NGC 2222  ·  PGC 18839  ·  PGC 389155  ·  TYC8542-114-1  ·  TYC8542-364-1  ·  TYC8542-638-1  ·  TYC8542-974-1
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Improvement on the "Twosday galaxy" (NGC 2222) scene in Pic, 



    
        

            Alexandr Zaytsev
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Improvement on the "Twosday galaxy" (NGC 2222) scene in Pic

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Improvement on the "Twosday galaxy" (NGC 2222) scene in Pic, 



    
        

            Alexandr Zaytsev
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Improvement on the "Twosday galaxy" (NGC 2222) scene in Pic

Acquisition details

Dates:
Oct. 11, 2022
Frames:
10×600(1h 40′)
Integration:
1h 40′
Avg. Moon age:
16.41 days
Avg. Moon phase:
96.97%

RA center: 06h20m14s.246

DEC center: -57°3219.75

Pixel scale: 0.273 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 166.737 degrees (flipped)

Field radius: 0.183 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 

Resolution: 3404x3404

File size: 4.8 MB

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: ChileScope

Description

1h 40m of integral R exposure of NGC 2222 (+14.2m) and its neighbors, captured remotely using Telescope #1 (ASA-RC D = 1m f/6.8, FLI ProLine 16803) system of ChileScope observatory on Oct 11, 2022.

The previous iteration over the same region in Ha was taken on 22/02/2022 using the same Chilescope T1 instrument:

[1] https://www.astrobin.com/guqmza/

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