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Posted 12 March 2019 - 02:22 PM

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Very low 11 deg

 

Observation video log: https://www.youtube....h?v=0YqMga3Oe2o

 

NGC 2367 is a 7th magnitude Open Cluster appearing in the constellation Canis Major. It is 4566 light years from our solar system.

NGC 2367's apparent size is approximately 5.0 arcminutes, corresponding to a physical diameter of 7 light years.

 

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Posted 12 March 2019 - 02:33 PM

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30x5s  Observed in Sharpcap 3.2. Saved as viewed.

 

Observation video log: https://www.youtube....h?v=aeGAhyMZicU

 

NGC 2432 is a moderately faint, elongated group of 50 stars of 12th to 13th magnitude. The brighter stars lie along a chain which splits at the northern edge of the cluster.

 

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Posted 12 March 2019 - 02:44 PM

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25x5s  Observed in Sharpcap 3.2. Saved as viewed.

 

Observation video log: https://www.youtube....h?v=pXjQxfZ3BiA

 

Very nice cube shape.

 

NGC 2414 is a faint cluster of 30 stars of 11th magnitude and fainter. Three short star chains stand out against the background field.

 

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Posted 12 March 2019 - 02:55 PM

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30x5s  Observed in Sharpcap 3.2. Saved as viewed.

 

Observation video log: https://www.youtube....h?v=JiSOt8YT50M

 

Reminds planetary nebula in M 46

 

NGC 2610 is a 13th magnitude Planetary Nebula appearing in the constellation Hydra.

NGC 2610 appears roughly 0.8 x 0.8 arcminutes in size.

 

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Posted 12 March 2019 - 03:08 PM

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10x30s  Observed in Sharpcap 3.2. Saved as viewed.

 

Observation video log: https://www.youtube....h?v=UpVhqSlUiHM

NGC 2525 is a Scd spiral galaxy in Puppis. It has a bright but diffuse halo containing a broad concentrated core. A 13th magnitude star lies on the southeast edge of the galaxy.

 

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Posted 14 March 2019 - 01:44 PM

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25x30s  Observed in Sharpcap 3.2. Saved as viewed.

 

Observation video log: https://www.youtube....h?v=3dnZFutY8Bc

 

NGC 1618

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Posted 14 March 2019 - 03:10 PM

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25x30s  Observed in Sharpcap 3.2. Saved as viewed.

 

Observation video log: https://www.youtube....h?v=q7SkmZQT6MM

 

NGC 3156 is a 12th magnitude Spiral Galaxy appearing in the constellation Sextans. It is 72 million light years from our solar system.

NGC 3156 appears roughly 1.9 x 1.0 arcminutes in size, corresponding to a physical diameter of 40281 light years. It is a spiral galaxy of morphological type S0, and is receding at 1346 kilometers per second - about 0.4% of light speed.

 

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Posted 14 March 2019 - 03:15 PM

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16x30s   Observed in Sharpcap 3.2. Saved as viewed.

 

extremely low at 10 deg.

 

Observing video log: https://www.youtube....h?v=d19FJtMwEZE

 

NGC 2784 is a 10th magnitude Spiral Galaxy appearing in the constellation Hydra. It is 28 million light years from our solar system.

NGC 2784 appears roughly 5.5 x 2.2 arcminutes in size, corresponding to a physical diameter of 44093 light years. It is a spiral galaxy of morphological type S0, and is receding at 690 kilometers per second - about 0.2% of light speed.

 

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Posted 14 March 2019 - 03:33 PM

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12x30s  Observed in Sharpcap 3.2. Saved as viewed.

 

target very low

 

Observation video log: https://www.youtube....h?v=GOleNPGYDBA

 

NGC 2781 is a 11th magnitude Spiral Galaxy appearing in the constellation Hydra. It is 90 million light years from our solar system.

NGC 2781 appears roughly 2.5 x 1.3 arcminutes in size, corresponding to a physical diameter of 66005 light years. It is a spiral galaxy of morphological type S0-a, and is receding at 2030 kilometers per second - about 0.7% of light speed.

 

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Posted 14 March 2019 - 03:47 PM

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14x30s  Observed in Sharpcap 3.2. Saved as viewed.

 

Observation video log: https://www.youtube....h?v=E9iptug28jI

 

NGC 2986 is a 10th magnitude Elliptical Galaxy appearing in the constellation Hydra. It is 111 million light years from our solar system.

NGC 2986 appears roughly 4.8 x 3.9 arcminutes in size, corresponding to a physical diameter of 155417 light years. It is an elliptical galaxy of morphological type E, and is receding at 2326 kilometers per second - about 0.8% of light speed.

 

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Posted 14 March 2019 - 04:02 PM

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1x30s  Observed in Sharpcap 3.2. Saved as viewed.

 

target at 7 deg, so just for sport

 

Observation video log: https://www.youtube....h?v=Jqr3DeXU4qY

 

NGC 3078 is a 11th magnitude Elliptical Galaxy appearing in the constellation Hydra. It is 113 million light years from our solar system.

NGC 3078 appears roughly 3.0 x 2.5 arcminutes in size, corresponding to a physical diameter of 100109 light years. It is an elliptical galaxy of morphological type E, and is receding at 2564 kilometers per second - about 0.9% of light speed.

 

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Posted 14 March 2019 - 04:17 PM

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9x30s  Observed in Sharpcap 3.2. Saved as viewed.

 

Observation video log: https://www.youtube....h?v=fnVbOXbzcK8

 

NGC 2855 is a 11th magnitude Spiral Galaxy appearing in the constellation Hydra. It is 84 million light years from our solar system.

NGC 2855 appears roughly 3.5 x 1.9 arcminutes in size, corresponding to a physical diameter of 84795 light years. It is a spiral galaxy of morphological type S0-a, and is receding at 1894 kilometers per second - about 0.6% of light speed.

 

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Posted 22 March 2019 - 01:30 PM

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25x30s  Observed in Sharpcap 3.2. Saved as viewed.

 

Observation video log: https://www.youtube....h?v=OQNB9lcra_s

 

NGC 3338 is a 10th magnitude Spiral Galaxy appearing in the constellation Leo. It is 76 million light years from our solar system.

NGC 3338 appears roughly 1.2 x 0.7 arcminutes in size, corresponding to a physical diameter of 27254 light years. It is a spiral galaxy of morphological type Sc, and is receding at 1297 kilometers per second - about 0.4% of light speed.

 

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Posted 22 March 2019 - 02:04 PM

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25x30s  Observed in Sharpcap 3.2. Saved as viewed.

 

Observation video log: https://www.youtube....h?v=YKO_lfiLXX4

 

NGC 3646 is a 11th magnitude Spiral Galaxy appearing in the constellation Leo. It is 186 million light years from our solar system.

NGC 3646 appears roughly 3.1 x 1.5 arcminutes in size, corresponding to a physical diameter of 166637 light years. It is a spiral galaxy of morphological type Sc, and is receding at 4250 kilometers per second - about 1.4% of light speed.

 

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Posted 22 March 2019 - 02:32 PM

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17x30s  Observed in Sharpcap 3.2. Saved as viewed.

 

Observation video log: https://www.youtube....h?v=_2dwfJpAukU

 

NGC 2889 is a 11th magnitude Spiral Galaxy appearing in the constellation Hydra. It is 151 million light years from our solar system.

NGC 2889 appears roughly 1.9 x 1.8 arcminutes in size, corresponding to a physical diameter of 85741 light years. It is a spiral galaxy of morphological type SABc, and is receding at 3309 kilometers per second - about 1.1% of light speed.

 

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Posted 22 March 2019 - 02:47 PM

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17x30s  Observed in Sharpcap 3.2. Saved as viewed.

 

Observation video log: https://www.youtube....h?v=sS0mjoeu4qg

 

NGC 3145 is a 11th magnitude Spiral Galaxy appearing in the constellation Hydra. It is 161 million light years from our solar system.

NGC 3145 appears roughly 2.9 x 1.4 arcminutes in size, corresponding to a physical diameter of 134440 light years. It is a barred spiral galaxy of morphological type SBbc, and is receding at 3653 kilometers per second - about 1.2% of light speed.

 

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Posted 22 March 2019 - 03:09 PM

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17x30s  Observed in Sharpcap 3.2. Saved as viewed.

 

Observation video log: https://www.youtube....h?v=DKHSJp1FFkM

 

NGC 3599 is a 12th magnitude Spiral Galaxy appearing in the constellation Leo. It is 66 million light years from our solar system.

NGC 3599 appears roughly 2.4 x 2.2 arcminutes in size, corresponding to a physical diameter of 45789 light years. It is a spiral galaxy of morphological type S0, and is receding at 837 kilometers per second - about 0.3% of light speed.

 

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Posted 22 March 2019 - 03:26 PM

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17x30s  Observed in Sharpcap 3.2. Saved as viewed.

 

Observation video log: https://www.youtube....h?v=EkYsEyY9B4g

 

NGC 3605 is a 12th magnitude Elliptical Galaxy appearing in the constellation Leo. It is 67 million light years from our solar system.

NGC 3605 appears roughly 1.2 x 0.7 arcminutes in size, corresponding to a physical diameter of 24292 light years. It is an elliptical galaxy of morphological type E, and is receding at 675 kilometers per second - about 0.2% of light speed.

 

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Posted 22 March 2019 - 03:56 PM

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Targets very low, at 11 deg.

 

Observation video log: https://www.youtube....h?v=SvTdRLOOcJM

 

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NGC 3511 is a 10th magnitude Spiral Galaxy appearing in the constellation Crater. It is 40 million light years from our solar system.

NGC 3511 appears roughly 6.0 x 2.0 arcminutes in size, corresponding to a physical diameter of 70002 light years. It is a spiral galaxy of morphological type SABc, and is receding at 1105 kilometers per second - about 0.4% of light speed.

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NGC 3513 is a 11th magnitude Spiral Galaxy appearing in the constellation Crater. It is 25 million light years from our solar system.

NGC 3513 appears roughly 2.8 x 1.3 arcminutes in size, corresponding to a physical diameter of 20744 light years. It is a barred spiral galaxy of morphological type SBc, and is receding at 1197 kilometers per second - about 0.4% of light speed.

 

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Posted 22 March 2019 - 04:08 PM

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1x15s  Observed in Sharpcap 3.2. Saved as viewed.

 

Target very low, at 7 deg. Couldn't stack no matter what.

 

Observation video log: https://www.youtube....h?v=18Y8g-pfB5o

 

NGC 3585 is a 9th magnitude Elliptical Galaxy appearing in the constellation Hydra. It is 65 million light years from our solar system.

NGC 3585 appears roughly 6.6 x 3.3 arcminutes in size, corresponding to a physical diameter of 124506 light years. It is an elliptical galaxy of morphological type E, and is receding at 1370 kilometers per second - about 0.5% of light speed.

 

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Posted 23 March 2019 - 05:46 PM

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25x30s  Observed in Sharpcap 3.2. Saved as viewed.

 

Observation video log: https://www.youtube....h?v=GGeOQ5QTqNA

 

NGC 4340 is a 11th magnitude Spiral Galaxy appearing in the constellation Coma Berenices. It is 48 million light years from our solar system.

NGC 4340 appears roughly 2.8 x 1.8 arcminutes in size, corresponding to a physical diameter of 39164 light years. It is a spiral galaxy of morphological type S0-a, and is receding at 949 kilometers per second - about 0.3% of light speed.

 

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Posted 23 March 2019 - 06:02 PM

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Observation video log:  https://www.youtube....h?v=PBND2uC7_HI

 

NGC 5529 is a 11th magnitude Spiral Galaxy appearing in the constellation Bootes. It is 145 million light years from our solar system.

NGC 5529 appears roughly 5.8 x 0.7 arcminutes in size, corresponding to a physical diameter of 243966 light years. It is a spiral galaxy of morphological type SABc, and is receding at 2876 kilometers per second - about 1.0% of light speed.

 

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Posted 23 March 2019 - 06:22 PM

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25x30s  Observed in Sharpcap 3.2. Saved as viewed.

 

Observation video log: https://www.youtube....h?v=-itCQw8ImFM

 

NGC 5440 is a 13th magnitude Spiral Galaxy appearing in the constellation Canes Venatici. It is 177 million light years from our solar system.

NGC 5440 appears roughly 2.8 x 1.4 arcminutes in size, corresponding to a physical diameter of 145496 light years. It is a spiral galaxy of morphological type Sa, and is receding at 3691 kilometers per second - about 1.2% of light speed.

 

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Posted 26 March 2019 - 03:46 PM

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25x30s  Observed in Sharpcap 3.2. Saved as viewed.

 

Observation video log:  https://www.youtube....h?v=fSrFJgcZ-mE

 

NGC 3693 is a 14th magnitude Spiral Galaxy appearing in the constellation Crater. It is 232 million light years from our solar system.

NGC 3693 appears roughly 2.3 x 0.8 arcminutes in size, corresponding to a physical diameter of 157663 light years. It is a spiral galaxy of morphological type Sb, and is receding at 4952 kilometers per second - about 1.7% of light speed.

 

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Posted 26 March 2019 - 04:07 PM

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16x30s  Observed in Sharpcap 3.2. Saved as viewed.

 

Observation video log: https://www.youtube....h?v=UIVGj6C2vMw

 

To the left
NGC 3636 is a 12th magnitude Elliptical Galaxy appearing in the constellation Crater. It is 83 million light years from our solar system.

NGC 3636 appears roughly 2.5 x 1.3 arcminutes in size, corresponding to a physical diameter of 60475 light years. It is an elliptical galaxy of morphological type E, and is receding at 1791 kilometers per second - about 0.6% of light speed.

 

To the right
NGC 3637 is a 12th magnitude Spiral Galaxy appearing in the constellation Crater. It is 84 million light years from our solar system.

NGC 3637 appears roughly 2.5 x 2.1 arcminutes in size, corresponding to a physical diameter of 60217 light years. It is a spiral galaxy of morphological type S0, and is receding at 1817 kilometers per second - about 0.6% of light speed.

 

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