Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sculptor (Scl)  ·  Contains:  NGC 253  ·  Sculptor Filament  ·  Sculptor galaxy  ·  Silver Coin
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NGC253 from Hawaii, 



    
        

            Roland Christen
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NGC253 from Hawaii

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NGC253 from Hawaii, 



    
        

            Roland Christen
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NGC253 from Hawaii

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Astro-Physics Inc. 175 EDF Refractor
Imaging Cameras
QSI 683 WSG-8
Mounts
Astro-Physics Inc 1600AE Encoder Mount
Filters
Astrodon 1.25"
Software
Astro-Physics Inc. APCC Pro · Software Bisque SkyX · Cyanogen Maximdl5

Acquisition details

Dates:
Nov. 1, 2021
Frames:
40x600" (6h 40')
Integration:
6h 40'
Avg. Moon age:
25.76 days
Avg. Moon phase:
15.24%

RA center: 00h47m35s.748

DEC center: -25°1734.17

Pixel scale: 0.795 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 178.121 degrees

Field radius: 0.460 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 

Resolution: 3326x2504

Data source: Backyard

Description

NGC 253 in Sculptor - Silver Dollar Galaxy from my backyard observatory on Hawaii island.
Image consists of 1x600 sec LRGB exposures
Exposures were unguided with modeling on the 1600 encoder mount.

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NGC253 from Hawaii, 



    
        

            Roland Christen