Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sculptor (Scl)  ·  Contains:  NGC 131  ·  NGC 134
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NGC 134  Squid Galaxy & NGC 131, 



    
        

            Doug Summers
NGC 134  Squid Galaxy & NGC 131
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NGC 134 Squid Galaxy & NGC 131

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NGC 134  Squid Galaxy & NGC 131, 



    
        

            Doug Summers
NGC 134  Squid Galaxy & NGC 131
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NGC 134 Squid Galaxy & NGC 131

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron RASA 11
Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI183MC Pro
Mounts
Celestron CGX-L
Software
PixInsight, CCD Inspector, Kstars/Ekos

Acquisition details

Dates:
Nov. 12, 2020
Frames:
88x30" (44')
Integration:
44'
Avg. Moon age:
26.38 days
Avg. Moon phase:
10.85%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 5535495

RA center: 00h30m18s.7

DEC center: -33°1503

Pixel scale: 0.399 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 14.077 degrees

Field radius: 0.372 degrees

Resolution: 5841x3286

Locations: TAAA CAC, Pearce, AZ, United States

Data source: Traveller

Description

The Squid is a low object for northern observers, but it still shows reasonable detail due to how much dust is present.

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  • NGC 134  Squid Galaxy & NGC 131, 



    
        

            Doug Summers
    Original
  • Final
    NGC 134  Squid Galaxy & NGC 131, 



    
        

            Doug Summers
    B

B

Description: This object needs much more time, but for now, we'll make the best of what we have. I've reprocessed to add a bit of deconvolution to the galaxies, raise the background, and do a bit of channel match to compensate for the low target altitude.

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NGC 134  Squid Galaxy & NGC 131, 



    
        

            Doug Summers