NGC 3576

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Image with AP175

Image with RC 14.5"

Object data of NGC3576

Object type: Emission nebula
Size: 20'
Constellation: Car
Distance: 6,000 Ly
Notes: NGC 3576 is the bright emission nebula to the right of the center in the above image. To the left one can find NGC 3603.

Exposure data

Date: 2014-03-07 + 2014-03-08 + 2014-03-09
Location: Hacienda Los Andes / Chile (1100m)
Telescope: Astro-Physics 105 EDFS Traveler f/6
Camera: Canon EOS 1100Da (ISO 800)
Mount: Astro-Physics AP1200GTO
Exposure time: 44x7min
Exposure time total: 5h08min
Notes: Image acquisition by CEDIC team (Wolfgang Leitner, Herbert Walter, Christoph Kaltseis, Bernhard Hubl)

Image processing by Bernhard Hubl