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T10 - Silver Dollar Galaxy - SCL
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T10 - Silver Dollar Galaxy - SCL

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WOW! Huge, bright, with lots of detail and mottling; small nucleus. Impressive!

Object Information

Name T10 - Silver Dollar Galaxy - SCL
Type Spiral Galaxy
Constellation Sculptor
Catalogue NGC 253

Acquisition / Processing

Exposure All TAAS Objects:
FOV = About 1 degree in width
All faint objects are L - 6 x 600 sec Bin 1 = 1 Hr.
All bright objects are L - 6 x 300 sec Bin 1 - 0.5 Hr.
Telescope AP 160 @ f7.7
Camera SBIG ST-8300
Guiding SBIG SG4 / Tak 90
Mount AP 900GTO
Filters Astrodon-Gen 1 LRGB
Location San Pedro Creek, NM
Date October 28, 2011

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