Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Hydra (Hya)  ·  Contains:  IC 879  ·  IC879  ·  NGC 5078  ·  NGC 5101  ·  NGC5078  ·  NGC5101  ·  PGC3084887  ·  PGC3084888  ·  PGC46615  ·  PGC46621  ·  PGC751969  ·  PGC752252  ·  PGC752344  ·  PGC752890  ·  PGC754284  ·  PGC754377  ·  PGC755008  ·  PGC755085  ·  PGC755533  ·  PGC756810  ·  PGC756969  ·  PGC756971  ·  PGC757233  ·  PGC757960  ·  PGC757980  ·  PGC758074  ·  PGC758208
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NGC 5101, NGC 5078 and Others, 



    
        

            Nicolas ROLLAND
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Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
NGC 5101, NGC 5078 and Others, 



    
        

            Nicolas ROLLAND
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Imaging telescopes or lenses: PlaneWave Instruments CDK 17"

Imaging cameras: SBIG STXL-11002

Mounts: Paramount ME

Software: Photoshop CC  ·  Pixinsight

Filters: Astrodon Ha 3nm  ·  Astrodon LRGB Gen2


Dates:May 21, 2020

Frames: 76x1200" (25h 20')

Integration: 25h 20'

Avg. Moon age: 28.38 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.50%


Astrometry.net job: 3996481

RA center: 13h 20' 45"

DEC center: -27° 23' 21"

Pixel scale: 0.633 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 11.618 degrees

Field radius: 0.388 degrees


Resolution: 3678x2450

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: Observatorio El Sauce

Description

This wield field shows two bright galaxies. They are separated on the sky by about 0.5 degrees. Both are estimated to be around 90 million light-years away.

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NGC 5101, NGC 5078 and Others, 



    
        

            Nicolas ROLLAND

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