Astrophotography of Galaxies

NGC 2903

NGC 2903

Date: March 26, 2008

Telescope: Celestron C11 XLT f/5 on CGE mount

Camera: Starlight Xpress SXV-H9C

Exposure: 13 5-min subframes (65 min total) guided with Meade DSI pro and piggybacked Meade DSX-90 at f/13.8 using PHD Guiding.

Comments: Baader UV/IR cut filter, taken through the haze of brush fires at the Mexican border.

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