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Abell 1656, 



    
        

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Abell 1656

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Abell 1656

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion 10" f/3.9 Newtonian Astrograph

Imaging cameras: zwo ASI 1600MM Pro

Mounts: Celestron CGEM-DX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 60mm Guide Scope 60mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: Orion StarShoot AutoGuider Pro Mono

Software: Topaz Labs DeNoise AI  ·  Sequence Generator Pro  ·  Adobe Lighroom  ·  PixInsight 1.8 Ripley PixInsight

Filters: ZWO BLUE 36mm  ·  ZWO GREEN 36mm  ·  ZWO RED 36mm

Accessory: Baader MPCC coma corrector  ·  Pegasus Universal Motor


Dates:March 20, 2020

Frames:
ZWO BLUE 36mm: 45x240" (3h) (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1
ZWO GREEN 36mm: 30x240" (2h) (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1
ZWO RED 36mm: 30x240" (2h) (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 7h

Darks: ~30

Flats: ~30

Flat darks: ~30

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 26.03 days

Avg. Moon phase: 13.26%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3360007

RA center: 12h 59' 44"

DEC center: +28° 0' 0"

Pixel scale: 0.778 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 175.637 degrees

Field radius: 0.581 degrees


Resolution: 4236x3312

Locations: Cabin, Ely, Minnesota, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

Always fun to see how many galaxies are out there. This was taken in a dark sky, new moon in northern Minnesota. Abell 1656 is a richness class 2 , meaning it has 80-129 'bright' galaxies.

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