NGC 3293

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Object data of NGC3293

Object type: Open star cluster (I3r)
Size: 6'
Magnitude: 4.7mag
Constellation: Car
Distance: 8,400 Ly
Notes: NGC 3293 is embedded in a colourful nebula region.

Exposure data

Date: 2014-02
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 29x8min / R 6x8min / G 6x8min / B 6x8min
Exposure time total: 6h16min
Notes: Image acquisition by CEDIC team (Herbert Walter, Wolfgang Leitner, Christoph Kaltseis, Bernhard Hubl)

Image processing by Herbert Walter