Re: IC 10


Bernard Miller
 

Dan,

 

It reminds me of IC 342. They both end up with that reddish tint and both would be much better if they were not behind all the gas and dust.

 

Bernard

 

 

From: DarkSkyNewMexico@groups.io On Behalf Of Dan Crowson
Sent: Thursday, October 22, 2020 8:24 PM
To: 'Dan Crowson' <dcrowson@...>
Subject: [DarkSkyNewMexico] IC 10

 

IC 10 (UGC 192, PGC 1305, LBN 591 and others) is a dwarf, star-burst galaxy approximately 2.4 million light-years away in Cassiopeia. It is a member of the Local Group. This galaxy would be a lot brighter if it wasn't obscured by the dust in the plane of the Milky Way.

 

Luminance – 24x600s – 240 minutes – binned 1x1

RGB – 20:17:16x300s – 100:85:80 minutes each – binned 2x2

 

505 minutes total exposure – 8 hours 25 minutes

 

Imaged October 10th, 11th and 12th, 2020 from Dark Sky New Mexico at Rancho Hidalgo (Animas, New Mexico) with a SBIG STF-8300M on an Astro-Tech AT12RCT at f/8 2432mm.

 

LRGB - https://www.flickr.com/photos/dcrowson/50518705756/sizes/l/

 

See my previous images:

 

2012 with an AT6RC (1368mm) from Mount Lemmon - https://www.flickr.com/photos/dcrowson/8100870308

2014 with an AT90EDT (603mm) from Missouri - https://www.flickr.com/photos/dcrowson/15576892042

 

Dan

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