Herschel II INDEX -
Date of observation: November 18, 2001
Time at end of first CCD image 9:22 PST
Time at end of last CCD image 10:49 PST
Observing location: home observatory
Fastar CCD Imaging session
For Sun set, astronomical twilight end, Moon rise or set, astronomical twilight begin and Sun rise refer to dark sky.
NGC2366 is a 10.9 magnitude irregular galaxy.
Location in image: center
Location RA: 07h 28m 54.0s Dec: +69°13'00" (Epoch 2000)
MCG12-7-42 is a 13.0 magnitude elliptical galaxy.
Location in image: 11 o'clock from NGC2366, 70% to the edge of the image, looks like a fuzzy star
Location RA: 07h 29m 49.1s Dec: +69°23'48" (Epoch 2000)
Image size is 41 arc minutes wide by 31 arc minutes high with an image resolution of 3.8 arc sec per pixel.
Image orientation: north is the top, west is the right, east is the left and south is the bottom.
Additional Information on NGC Objects
SEDS Interactive NGC Catalog Online
Celestron C-8 Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope with Fastar lens accessory and SBIG ST-237 CCD Camera
(8" optical tube, focal length 406mm at f/1.95)
Use Test patterns to calibrate monitor brightness, contrast, height and width
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