Antilhue - Chile

ESO 383_87
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Image Data

Designation ESO 383-87,  UKS 1346-358,  PGC 49050
Object type Class SB(s)dm dwarf galaxy
Coordinates 13h50min   -36°05'
Constellation Centaurus  (Cen)
Description A member of the NGC 5128 (Centaurus A) galaxy group.  It shows incipient spiral structure.  The field of view is about 15 x 10 arcminutes.  Image taken under very unfavorable conditions.
Exposure LRGB 60:60:60:60 min @ -18°C,  RGB binned 2x2, all exposures 15 min
Camera SBIG ST-10XE selfguided + SBIG CFW-8 with Astrodon Tru-Balance filterset
Optics RCOS 14.5" Ritchey-Chrétien f/9
Mount Astro-Physics AP1200GTO
Software MaxIm DL/CCD, Sigma Pre Beta 11, Adobe Photoshop CS
Location - Date - Time San Esteban (Chile)  -  13Jun2004 - 01:00 UTC 
Conditions Transparency 5,  Seeing 3, Temperature +10°C, high cloud, windy.