[back] NGC 1566 in Dorado [NED]


 Type SBb-c, distance ~ 15Mpc/50MLy.




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Image Type, Orientation: LRGB Composite, North is up
Exposure time: L: 11x300 sec. 1x1 bin, R,G,B: 6x300 sec. 2x2 bin
Exposure date: September 3rd/4th, 2003
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): 2,1"
Photographer: Stefan Binnewies
Remarks: A Seyfert-Galaxy
Bemerkungen: Eine Seyfert-Galaxie

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