Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Andromeda (And)  ·  Contains:  IC 1732  ·  NGC 679  ·  NGC 708
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Abell 262 Galaxy Cluster, 



    
        

            Alan Rockowitz
Abell 262 Galaxy Cluster
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Abell 262 Galaxy Cluster

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Abell 262 Galaxy Cluster, 



    
        

            Alan Rockowitz
Abell 262 Galaxy Cluster
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Abell 262 Galaxy Cluster

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C9.25 SCT

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MC-Cool

Mounts: Celestron CGX-L

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ORION ShortTube 80 Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Loadestar 2

Software: Adobe Phosotshop CC 2019  ·  Seqence Generator Pro  ·  Pleiades pixinsight 1.86  ·  Open PHD Guiding PHD 2.6

Filters: Optolong 2" LRGB

Accessory: Starizona Hyperstar 3


Dates:Oct. 26, 2019

Frames: 240x60" (4h)

Integration: 4h

Avg. Moon age: 27.64 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.99%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3015062

RA center: 1h 52' 16"

DEC center: +36° 15' 7"

Pixel scale: 1.457 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 5.820 degrees

Field radius: 1.153 degrees


Resolution: 4565x3408

Data source: Traveller

Description

This is the cluster of galaxies known as Abell 262

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Abell 262 Galaxy Cluster, 



    
        

            Alan Rockowitz