NGC 300

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Object data of NGC300

Object type: Galaxy (Sc)
Size: 19.3' x 13.3'
Magnitude: 8.8 mag
Constellation: Scl
Distance: 6.5  MLy
Notes: NGC300 is a member of the Sculptor group of galaxies, a nearby group, which contains five spiral galaxies and more than 20 dwarf galaxies. The structure of NGC300 is very similar to the structure of M33.

Exposure data

Date: 2015-10-04 + 2015-10-07
Location: Hacienda Los Andes / Chile (1100m)
Telescope: Astro-Physics 305mm f3.8 RHA
Camera: FLI PL29050 with Astrodon filters
Binning: L 1x1
Mount: Astro-Physics AP1200GTO
Exposure time: L 11x6min
Exposure time total: 1h06min
Notes: Image acquisition by CEDIC team (Christoph Kaltseis, Bernhard Hubl, Markus Blauensteiner)

Image processing by Christoph Kaltseis