IC 10 (Cassiopeia)

(fritz kleinhans)

IC 10
Oct 14-15, 2017; Chiefland Astronomy Village, Chiefland, FL

TAK 250 mm CDK reduced to f/7.3 and 1825 mm.
Cooled Canon 6D, ISO 1600, 5 min subs, 0.74 "/pixel.
AP 1100 Mount, 50mm f/5 Borg Guidescope, Lodestar X2 and PHD2; dithering.
5 min subs x 21 = 105 min  (3 of 24 rejected)
21 lites, 4 darks, 8 flats; captured with BYEOS and processed in Images Plus and Picture Window Pro.

IC 10 is deep in the winter Milky Way and thus in a dense star region.
The field contains many pretty blue and red stars.


Wikipedia on IC 10
IC 10 is a member of our Local Group and is an Irregular Starburst galaxy.


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