Cookie consent

AstroBin saves small pieces of text information (cookies) on your device in order to deliver better content and for statistical purposes. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing AstroBin without changing the browser settings, you grant us permission to store that information on your device.

I agree
Contains:  NGC 55
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
NGC 55 - Whale Galaxy, 


            Dhaval Brahmbhatt
NGC 55 - Whale Galaxy
Powered byPixInsight

NGC 55 - Whale Galaxy

Technical card

Dates:Oct. 9, 2019Oct. 14, 2019Oct. 17, 2019Oct. 22, 2019

Astrodon Ha 3nm Astrodon 3nm Ha: 10x1800" bin 1x1
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen Astrodon Blue: 14x1200" bin 1x1
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen Astrodon Green: 16x1200" bin 1x1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 Astrodon Red: 18x1200" bin 1x1

Integration: 21.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 16.87 days

Avg. Moon phase: 77.48%

Basic astrometry details job: 3207497

RA center: 0h 15' 5"

DEC center: -39° 14' 9"

Pixel scale: 0.644 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 228.608 degrees

Field radius: 0.419 degrees

Resolution: 3910x2575


Collected from Australia - Martin Pugh's data collection team.



Dhaval Brahmbhatt
License: None (All rights reserved)


  • NGC 55 - Whale Galaxy, 


            Dhaval Brahmbhatt
  • Final
    NGC 55 - Whale Galaxy, 


            Dhaval Brahmbhatt


Description: Used PS to combine Ha and R. I am not sure if this version is better than the first one, but I am going to put both out here for folks to see and judge.

Sky plot

Sky plot


NGC 55 - Whale Galaxy, 


            Dhaval Brahmbhatt