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Observation by Paul Downing: NGC 7479 in Pegasus

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Paul Downing, FRAS

Observer

Paul Downing

Observed

2019 Oct 25 - 20:00

Uploaded

2019 Oct 26 - 08:38

Objects

NGC7479

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Constellation

Pegasus

Field centre

RA: 23h04m
Dec: +12°20'
Position angle: -90°08'

Field size

0°24' × 0°18'

Equipment
  • 12.5 inch Planewave scope
  • QSI 683 CCD camera
  • Takahashi NJP mount
Exposure

90 mins Luminance plus 40 mins RGB

Location

Alpujarra, Spain

Target name

NGC 7479

Title

NGC 7479 in Pegasus

About this image

NGC 7479 is 105 million light years away in the constellation of Pegasus.  It was discovered by William Herschel in 1784.

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