Jim Burnell's CCD Images - NGC3158 Region
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NGC3158 Region
Object: NGC3158 Region
Const.: Leo Minor
Camera: SXV-H9 Scope: Tele Vue NP101 Mount: Losmandy Titan
Filter(s): IR block Exposure: 4x8m
TeleVue 0.8x Focal Reducer
This image of NGC3158 and its neighbors in the constellation Leo Minor, was acquired using an SXV-H9 CCD camera mounted on a Tele Vue NP101, a 101mm f/5.4 apochromatic refractor. This image is a stack of 4 eight-minute exposures that were calibrated, defect-corrected and stacked using AIP4Win Version 2. This image has been resampled down from its original size of 1392x1040.
The chart below identifies the brighter galaxies in the field.
NGC3158 Region