NGC 1763

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Object identification (1.1MB)

DSLR widefield image

Object data of NGC1763

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 + 2015-10-14 + 2015-10-16
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 9x8min / R 8x8min / G 7x8min / B 7x8min
Exposure time total: 4h08min
Notes: Image acquisition by CEDIC team (Markus Blauensteiner, Christoph Kaltseis, Bernhard Hubl)

Image processing by Markus Blauensteiner