[back] NGC 5068 in Virgo [NED]


Type: SBc, distance ~ 6.9Mpc/22MLy




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Image Type, Orientation: LRGB Composite, North is at 11:45h
Exposure time: L: 16x300 sec. 1x1 bin, R,G,B: 4x300 sec. 2x2 bin
Exposure date: June 11th, 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): 2.4"
Photographer:  Josef Pöpsel, Beate Behle

As M83 and NGC 5128 NGC 5068 belongs to the so called NGC 5128 group.
Image processed with CCDSharp and DDP.




Wie M83 und NGC 5128 gehört NGC 5068 zu der so genannten NGC 5128-Gruppe.
Das Bild wurde mit Hilfe von CCDSharp und DDP bearbeitet.

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