Antennae

Antennae

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This is one of our first images on the WayBack Machine using the Apogee Alta U9000 CCD with the Kodak KAF9000 3k x 3k detector and 12 micron pixels for a plate scale of 0.69"/pix. The field of view is 34' square and north is down. Data processed by Don Goldman.
Image Date: 05/01/2008
Details: Exposure Time: 3 hrs Clear; 1 hr each Astrodon RGB
Camera: Apogee  U9000
Telescope: RC Optical  16" f/8.9 Ritchey-Chretien
Mount: Software Bisque  Paramount ME

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