IC 1613

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Object Identification (1600x1200 px 299kB)

Object data

Object type: galaxy (Irr)
Size: 16,6' x 14,9'
Magnitude: 9,9
Constellation: Cet
Distance: 5,5 MLy

Exposure data

Date: 2004-12-10 + 2004-12-15
Location: Steinbach am Ziehberg / Austria (920m)
Telescope: TeleVue NP101 (4" Apo f=540mm)
Camera: ST2000XM with CFW8 and SBIG Filters
  Binning: L 1x1  /   RGB 2x2
  Exposure time: L 15x5m / R 4x8m / G 4x4m / B 5x4m
Exposure time total: L 75min    /   RGB 68 min
Notes: very low surface brightness; a lot of minor planets visible