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Observation by Grant Privett: Maffei I

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Grant Privett

Observer

Grant Privett

Observed

2020 Dec 12 - 21:00

Uploaded

2020 Dec 13 - 01:09

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Constellation

Cassiopeia

Field centre

RA: 02h42m
Dec: +59°37'
Position angle: -91°04'

Field size

0°27' × 0°22'

Equipment
  • Celestron RASA 11"
  • Paramount MEII
  • Trius Pro 694
Exposure

30x 120s

Location

Salisbury

Target name

Maffei I

Title

Maffei I

About this image

Okay, so a night when the limiting mag is hovering about 4th mag due to fog forming probably isn't the time to go after a galaxy viewed through the Milky Way, but hey, I don't get enough clear nights to be choosy.

After the GPS failing and the corrector plate dewing up on the inside I was grateful to get anything...

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