Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Volans (Vol)  ·  Contains:  NGC 2442

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    NGC 2442-3 'Meat Hook', 



    
        

            Warren A. Keller
    NGC 2442-3 'Meat Hook'
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    Image of the day 02/08/2021

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      NGC 2442-3 'Meat Hook', 



    
        

            Warren A. Keller
      NGC 2442-3 'Meat Hook'
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      Technical card

      Imaging telescopes or lenses: Officina Stellare RiDK 700 FL

      Imaging cameras: FLI ProLine 16803 CCD camera


      Integration: 0


      Basic astrometry details

      Astrometry.net job: 4179179

      RA center: 07h36m19s

      DEC center: -69°3130

      Pixel scale: 0.379 arcsec/pixel

      Orientation: 1.752 degrees

      Field radius: 0.304 degrees


      Resolution: 4086x4088

      Data source: Amateur hosting facility

      Remote source: Observatorio El Sauce

      Description

      Second collaboration with Mike Selby. LRGB acquired and preprocessed by Mike from his Obstech system. Post-processing w/ addt'l luminance detail from SSRO. Description is here-

      http://www.billionsandbillions.com/meat_hook.html

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      NGC 2442-3 'Meat Hook', 



    
        

            Warren A. Keller