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Observation by Alan C Tough:

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Alan C Tough

Observer

Alan C Tough

Observed

2018 Mar 10 - 13:38

Uploaded

2018 May 20 - 19:26

Objects

NGC4173
NGC4175
The Jewel Box (NGC4755)
NGC4169
NGC4174

Constellation

Crux

Equipment
  • iTelescope T31: Planewave 20" CDK
  • FLI ProLine PL09000 CCD
  • Planewave Ascension 200HR mount
Exposure

Luminance = 3 x 180 seconds; RGB = 3 x 60 seconds per filter

Location

Remote: Siding Spring Observatory, New South Wales, Australia

Target name

The Jewel Box

About this image

The Jewel Box (NGC 4755, Caldwell 94) is a magnificent open cluster in the southern constellation Crux.

To image this object I logged on remotely to iTelescope T31 at the Siding Spring Observatory in New South Wales, Australia. Total imaging time, through LRGB filters, was 18 minutes.

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