Deep Sky Object in Winter
NGC1395 (Galaxy in Eridanus)

Date & Time: Nov 3 2016, from 25:38 to 26:52 JST(+0900)
Composed 10 shots with 8 minutes exposed
Optical: Meade 25cm(10") Schmidt-Cassegrain with conversion lens (f=1600mm, F6.3)
with BaaderPlanetarium UV/IR cut filter
Auto-guided with Meade LX200 Equatorial & Pictor 201XT
Digital Camera: Canon EOS 600D (Remodeled)
Location: Ooizumi, Hokuto city, Yamanashi pref.

Camera Settings: Recording Format...14bit CCD-RAW, converted to 16bit TIFF(5184×3456)

NGC1395 / Galaxy, type E2
R.A.03h 38m 29.6s (2000.0)
Dec.-23°01' 40" (2000.0)
Apparent Size5.9×4.4'
Radial Velocity+1699km/s
Distance60 million light yrs.
Group of GalaxiesEridanus Cluster
Other IDsESO 482-19, MCG -4-9-39
PGC 13419
NGC1395 is an elliptic galaxy positioned at about 2 degrees southeast of tau5 Eri. The galaxy has an apparent diameter of about 6 arc minutes, classified in medium scaled one in the "Eridanus galaxy cluster" in which many galaxies distributed in this field included.



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