NGC 2613


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Date Taken:
D. Verschatse
NGC 2613
Galaxy
CTIO, Chile
02-13-2007
Description

 NGC 2613 is a seldom imaged barred spiral galaxy in Pyxis that is thought to closely resemble the Milky Way.  It is magnitude 10.4.  Another example is by the VLT @ the ESO gallery  http://www.eso.org/public/outreach/press-rel/pr-2002/phot-09g-02-preview.jpg

Technical Details
Exposure Time:
2 Hours for each channel
Camera:
Apogee Alta U47
Telescope:
RCOS Carbon Truss 16 inch f/11.3 Ritchey-Chretien
Mount:
Software Bisque Paramount ME
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