[back] Abell 2199 (NGC 6166 = main galaxy) in Hercules [NED]

Higher resolved image / höher aufgelöstes Bild   (2000 x 1384 Pixel)

NGC 6166:  Type E, distance ~ 120Mpc/410MLy.




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Image Type, Orientation: LRGB-Composite, North is at 3:00h
Exposure time: L: 9x600 sec., 1x1 bin, R,G,B: 4x900 sec., 1x1 bin
Exposure date: August, 9th…20th.2008
Location: Skinakas Observatory at Crete, Greece, remote-controlled from Weisenheim am Berg and Much/Germany
Filter: SBIG 2" LRGB filter set for STL
Instrument: Ganymed 60cm-Hypergraph in secondary focus (f=4938.3 mm)
Photographer: Volker Wendel, Stefan Binnewies, Josef Pöpsel
Seeing (FWHM): 1.1"

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