Hickson 44

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Object data of HCG44

Object type: galaxy group
  Members: NGC3185  NGC3187  NGC3190  NGC3193
Size: 16'
Magnitude: brightest member: 12,0 mag
Constellation: Leo
Distance: 60 MLy
Notes: NGC3185 shows a faint ring

Exposure data

Date: 2006-04-21 + 2006-05-02
Location: Schlierbach / Austria (400m)
Telescope: TeleVue NP101 (4" Apo f=540mm)
Camera: ST2000XM with CFW8 and SBIG Filters
  Binning: L 1x1  /   RGB 2x2
  Exposure time: L 21x12m / R 7x12m / G 7x6m / B 7x6m
Exposure time total: L 4h12min    /   RGB 2h48 min

Gamma Leo (Algieba) is in the neighbourhood of Hickson44