Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Tucana (Tuc)  ·  Contains:  IC 1662  ·  IC1662  ·  NGC 456  ·  NGC 460  ·  NGC 465  ·  NGC456  ·  NGC460  ·  NGC465
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NGC460, an Open Cluster and associated Faint Nebula in the SMC - LRGB+Ha, 



    
        

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NGC460, an Open Cluster and associated Faint Nebula in the SMC - LRGB+Ha

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NGC460, an Open Cluster and associated Faint Nebula in the SMC - LRGB+Ha, 



    
        

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NGC460, an Open Cluster and associated Faint Nebula in the SMC - LRGB+Ha

Imaging telescopes or lenses: BeamTech CDK250

Imaging cameras: QSI583wsg  ·  QSI-683wsg

Mounts: Astro-Physics 1100GTO

Guiding cameras: Starlight Express Lodestar X2 Autoguider

Software: Adobe Photoshop CC 2021  ·  CCDStack 2+  ·  Starkeeper.it VOYAGER  ·  bf-astro eXcalibrator  ·  Noel Carboni Astronomy tools for Photoshop  ·  PHD2

Filters: Astrodon 3nm Ha 31mm  ·  Astrodon Tru-Balance RGB E-Series Gen 2  ·  Astrodon E-Series Gen 2 Luminance

Accessory: Hydreon RG-11 Rain Sensor  ·  AAG Cloudwatcher  ·  NexDome Observatory



Astrometry.net job: 4109895

RA center: 1h 14' 36"

DEC center: -73° 16' 0"

Pixel scale: 0.769 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -90.075 degrees

Field radius: 0.445 degrees


Resolution: 3326x2504

Locations: AstroTerip, Murrindindi Shire, Victoria, Australia

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility

Description

NGC460 is to be found in the Southern constellation of Tucana. It is one of the larger Hii regions in the SMC, first described by John Herschel in 1834.

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NGC460, an Open Cluster and associated Faint Nebula in the SMC - LRGB+Ha, 



    
        

            TWFowler