NGC 2403

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Object Type:
Spiral Galaxy (Sc)
Constellation: Camelopardalis
Magnitude: 8.9
Size: 21.9' x 12.3'

NGC 2403 is about 8 million light-years from our galaxy and bears a strong resemblance to M33.

Equipment: Meade 14" LX200R/STL-11000M/Astrodon LRGB filters/Paramount ME
F-ratio: f/9.5
Exposures: RGB with synthetic luminance layer: R 29 x 20 minutes; G 29 x 20 minutes; B 31 x 20 minutes; binned 2x2
Date: January 16-17, 19-21, 2015
Landers, California, USA

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