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Name / Constellation

Abell 262

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Coordinates AR: 01h 52m 50.4s - Dec: +36° 08' 46"
Optics Richtey-Chretien Officina Stellare 10"@F8 Carbon Truss
Camera-Mount SBIG ST10XME/CFW10/ONAG/ST8300 guider - 10Micron GM2000 QCI Mount
Filters Astrodon Luminance TruBalance (Gen 2)
Exposure
  • Luminance
  • 17 x 900 sec - 4 hours 15 min
  • UNBINNED
Location / Date Promiod (Valle D'Aosta-Italy) "TLP" Remote Observatory - 19 oct 2017
Seeing About 2.5 " - 0.71 arcosec/pixel image scale unbinned
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Acquisition MaxIm DL - CCD Autopilot 5 - CCD Commander
Processing Adobe Photoshop CS5 -
Comment

Abell 262 is a Galactic Cluster, member of the SuperGalactic Cluster Perseus-Pisces. Located 214 millions light-years away has a RedShift z=0.00163, radial speed 4887 Km/sec. Brightest objects in the cluster: NGC 708 - NGC 703 - NGC 704 - NGC 705 -NGC 759.