Re: Antennae Galaxies NGC 4038/9

Roland Christen

Super nice!


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From: ghsmith45@... [ap-gto] <ap-gto@...>
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Sent: Mon, Apr 23, 2018 7:05 pm
Subject: [ap-gto] Antennae Galaxies NGC 4038/9

This image combines data I took in 2016 and, more recently, at the April new moon this year. Seeing was never particularly good and there were problems with a star flare--you can still see some signs of it in the processed image. Quite a lot of data hit the trash can.
Image here
with higher res here

Mount: Astro-Physics 900GTO
Telescope: 12.5" PlaneWave CDK
Camera: FLI Proline 16803 @-30deg
Exposure: 9.5 hours
FOV: 35' x 35' (Cropped)
Processing: PixInsight

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