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Hickson 61 "The Box"


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About this observation
Nick Hewitt
Time of observation
26/01/2017 - 09:00
NGCs 4169,4170, 4174 , & 4175 in Coma Berenices
Observing location
New Mexico
iTelescope 11
Planewave CDK 510mm f4.5
2 x 300s Bin2

One of the "easy" half dozen of the 100 Hickson Galaxy Groups with bright enough galaxies, high up in Spring and an attractive grouping too. The brightest, NGC4169 is an SOa at magnitude 13.2b . I'll have a bash from home when skies clear. 

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