NGC 3576

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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: 2014-02-26 + 27 + 28 + 2014-03-01 + 04
Location: Hacienda Los Andes / Chile (1100m)
Telescope: Astro-Physics 175mm f/8 Starfire EDF with f/8.3 CCD field flattener
Camera: FLI PL29050 with Astrodon filters
Binning: L 1x1 / RGB 1x1
Mount: Astro-Physics AP1200GTO
Exposure time: L 22x8min / R 8x8min / G 8x8min / B 8x8min
Exposure time total: 6h08min
Notes: Image acquisition by CEDIC team (Christoph Kaltseis, Bernhard Hubl, Wolfgang Leitner and Herbert Walter)

Image processing by Christoph Kaltseis