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NGC 2403


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About this observation
David Swan
Time of observation
22/10/2017 - 21:23
NGC 2403
Observing location
Tynemouth, UK
Scope: 200mm SCT at f/6.3
Camera: ASI178MM
Filter: Baader UV/IR cut
Software: Firecapture and DeepSkyStacker
75 x 5s
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Time stated is the midpoint of capture and is UT. 

According to the Cambridge Photographic Atlas of Galaxies, this is a spiral galaxy of type SAB(s)cd. It is relatively close to us - around 12 million light years - and is part of the M81 group.

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