IC 5201

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Object identification (2.5MB)

Object data of IC5201

Object type: Galaxy (SBc)
Size: 7.8' x 4.0'
Magnitude: 11.5 mag
Constellation: Gru
Distance: 31 Mio Ly
Notes: IC 5201 is a barred spiral galaxy about 31 million light-years away in the constellation Grus.

Exposure data

Date: 2015-10-15 + 2015-10-16 + 2015-10-17
Location: Hacienda Los Andes / Chile (1100m)
Telescope: RCOS 14.5" f/9
Camera: FLI PL16070 with Astrodon filters
Binning: L 1x1 RGB 1x1
Mount: Astro-Physics AP1200GTO
Exposure time: L 20x8min R 10x8min / G 10x8min / B 10x8min
Exposure time total: 6h36min
Notes: Image acquisition by CEDIC team (Markus Blauensteiner, Christoph Kaltseis, Bernhard Hubl)

Image processing by Markus Blauensteiner