[back] ESO 138-IG29,30 (The Sacred Mushroom) in Ara [NED]

distance ~ 59Mpc/190MLy




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Image Type, Orientation: LRGB Composite, North is at 11:30
Exposure time: L: 16x300 sec. 1x1 bin, R,G,B: 4x300 sec. 2x2 bin
Exposure date: September 12th, 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): 2.2"
Photographer: Josef Pöpsel


More informations about this peculiar ring galaxy can be found here for e.g. (PDF-File, it may take some seconds to retrieve...).

CCDSharp and DDP (only for the Galaxy) where used.




Nähere Informationen über diese ungewöhnliche Ringgalaxie findet man z.B. hier (PDF-Datei, es kann einige Sekunden dauern, bis die Datei vorliegt...).

CCDSharp und DDP (nur für die Galaxie) wurden benutzt

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