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Abell 1656

Abell 1656

Coma Cluster of Galaxies

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Subject Names:
Abell 1656, Coma Cluster

Constellation: Coma Berenices

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Date:
2017, May

Location:
Anza, California

Optics:
Takahashi FS-152 with FC-35 0.66 reducer. Focal Length 816mm @ f5.4

Mount:
AP900GTO

Camera:
QSI 683WSG

Filters:
Astrodon E series LRGB

Guiding:
SX Ultrastar in QSI Off-Axis Guider

Exposure:
L: 18 x 10 minutes, Bin 1
RGB: 8 x 10 minutes each, Bin 2
Total Exposure = 420 minutes (7 hours)

Software:
Acquisition: MaxImDL 6, CCD Commander
Processing: PixInsight

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