Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Ursa Major (UMa)  ·  Contains:  NGC 3718  ·  NGC 3729
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NGC3718- LRGB under a Bortle 7 Sky, 



    
        

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NGC3718- LRGB under a Bortle 7 Sky

Revision title: NGC3718 Bortle 7 Sky

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            MARK Shelton
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NGC3718- LRGB under a Bortle 7 Sky

Revision title: NGC3718 Bortle 7 Sky

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron C14 Edge HD C14 Edge
Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI6200MM Pro
Mounts
Paramount MX+
Filters
Baader LRGB 50x50 mm square set LRGB square 50 mm set
Accessories
Innovations Foresight Onag_XM · Optec SMFS
Software
Photoshop CC · Software Bisque Sky X Pro Skyx Pro · Pleiades Astrophoto PinInsight 1.8.8-5

Acquisition details

Dates:
April 15, 2021
Frames:
675x300" (56h 15')
Integration:
56h 15'
Avg. Moon age:
3.03 days
Avg. Moon phase:
10.06%

RA center: 11h32m35s.772

DEC center: +53°0403.61

Pixel scale: 0.795 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -166.413 degrees (flipped)

Field radius: 0.308 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 

Resolution: 2334x1527

Data source: Backyard

Description

NGC 3718, also called Arp 214, is a galaxy located approximately 52 million light years from Earth in the constellation Ursa Major.[4][2][5] It is either a lenticular or spiral galaxy.[6]NGC 3718 has a warped, s-shape. This may be due to gravitational interaction between it and NGC 3729, another spiral galaxy located 150,000 light-years away.[7]NGC 3718 is a member of the Ursa Major Cluster.[8]

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NGC3718- LRGB under a Bortle 7 Sky, 



    
        

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