NGC 1763  -  Wide Field

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Object identification (2.7MB)

Image with RC 14.5"

Object data of NGC 1763

Object type: Open star cluster + emission nebula
Size: 25'
Magnitude: 9.4 mag
Constellation: Dor
Distance: in LMC (170,000 Ly)
Notes: NGC 1763 is an open star cluster embedded in an emission nebula named LHA 120-N 11B.

Exposure data

Date: 2015-10-11 + 12 + 15 + 17
Location: Hacienda Los Andes / Chile (1100m)
Telescope: Astro-Physics 105 EDFS Traveler f/6
Camera: Canon EOS 500D (ISO 800)
Mount: Astro-Physics AP1200GTO
Exposure time: 42x8min
Exposure time total: 5h36min
Notes: Image acquisition by CEDIC team (Markus Blauensteiner, Christoph Kaltseis, Bernhard Hubl)

Image processing by Markus Blauensteiner