NGC 1579

NGC 1579 – Northern Triffid

  • Date: December 2014 – February 2015
  • Location: Altschwendt
  • Exposure: 13.5 hours LRGB (540:90:90:90 min.)
  • FWHM: 2.9-3.5 arcsec.
  • Additional notes:
  • Object Information:
  • Telescope: 18” f/4.5 Newtonian
  • Mount: Heavy Forkmount
  • Camera: ALccd9 + ALccd Filterwheel
  • Filters: Baader Filter