[back] ESO 350-40 (Cartwheel Galaxy) in Sculptor [NED]

Distance ~110Mpc/380MLy




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About this Image / Über dieses Bild

Image Type, Orientation: L-RGB Composite, North is at 10:00h
Exposure time: L: 12x300 sec. 1x1 bin, R,G,B: 3x300 sec. 2x2 bin
Exposure date: September 13th, 2004
Location: Capella Observatory at Amani Lodge, Kupferberg near Windhoek, Namibia
Filter: FR03 + Astronomik
Typ II LRGB filters
Instrument: Ganymed 60cm-Hypergraph in secondary focus, f=4800 mm
Seeing (FWHM): 2.6"
Photographer: Josef Pöpsel

The most well known image of the Cartwheel Galaxy is the picture done with the HST (see here).

Image processed with CCDSharp and DDP.




Das bekannteste Bild der Cartwheel-Galaxie (Wagenrad-Galaxie) ist wohl die HST-Aufnahme (siehe hier).

Das Bild wurde mit Hilfe von CCDSharp und DDP bearbeitet.

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