NGC2403





IMAGE INFORMATION OBJECT INFORMATION
Telescope Epsilon E160 on AP Mach1GTO Designation NGC2403
Focal Length F/3.3 528mm Position RA 7h 36.9m DEC +6536'
Guiding eFinder SX guide head Type Spiral Galaxy
Control MaximDL Magnitude 9
CCD Camera Starlightxpress SXV-H9 Size 22' x 12'
Image Scale 2.44 arcsec Distance 8 million Light years
Filters Astronomics type II RGB Constellation Camelopardalis
Exposures 12 x 5 min Lum 1x1, 8 x 4 min ea RGB 2x2    
Calibration Flats, Bias only    
Software MaximDL, Photoshop CS2    
Date Peach State Star Gaze Sept 2008    
NGC 2403 is a face-on spiral galaxy in Camelopardalis (The Giraffe). In this galaxy many bright emission nebulae can be seen as bright pink regions in the spiral arms.