Celestial hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Fornax (For)  ·  Contains:  Fornax A  ·  IC 1906  ·  IC 1909  ·  IC 1963  ·  IC 1993  ·  IC 335  ·  NGC 1310  ·  NGC 1316  ·  NGC 1317  ·  NGC 1326  ·  NGC 1336  ·  NGC 1341  ·  NGC 1350  ·  NGC 1351  ·  NGC 1365  ·  NGC 1373  ·  NGC 1374  ·  NGC 1375  ·  NGC 1379  ·  NGC 1380  ·  NGC 1381  ·  NGC 1382  ·  NGC 1386  ·  NGC 1387  ·  NGC 1389  ·  NGC 1392  ·  NGC 1399  ·  NGC 1404  ·  NGC 1419  ·  NGC 1427  ·  And 12 more.
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Fornax galaxy cluster with NGC 1365 as a centerpiece in Ha, 



    
        

            Alexandr Zaytsev
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Fornax galaxy cluster with NGC 1365 as a centerpiece in Ha

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Fornax galaxy cluster with NGC 1365 as a centerpiece in Ha, 



    
        

            Alexandr Zaytsev
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Fornax galaxy cluster with NGC 1365 as a centerpiece in Ha

Acquisition details

Dates:
Jan. 9, 2021
Frames:
10×600(1h 40′)
Integration:
1h 40′
Avg. Moon age:
25.50 days
Avg. Moon phase:
17.27%

RA center: 03h33m33s.16

DEC center: -36°0854.5

Pixel scale: 6.296 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.877 degrees

Field radius: 4.982 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 

Resolution: 4458x3546

File size: 7.8 MB

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: ChileScope

Description

100min integral Ha exposure of the Fornax galaxy cluster with the view centered on NGC 1365 (also known as the "Great Barred Spiral Galaxy") also showing NGC 1316 (also known as Fornax A - the brightest in the cluster) and many other galaxies in the backdrop - captured remotely using Telescope #4 (Nikkor 200mm f/2, FLI Microline 16200) system of ChileScope observatory, also known as VST - a Very Small Telescope)).

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Fornax galaxy cluster with NGC 1365 as a centerpiece in Ha, 



    
        

            Alexandr Zaytsev