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Date/Location March 16, 2012 KEASA Observatory, Barking Sands, Kauai, Hawaii
Camera and Settings SBIG ST-2000XCM CCD Camera -10°C
Telescope Stellarvue SV102 102 mm f/6.3 apochromatic refractor
Mount Orion Atlas
Exposure 60 minutes (6 x 10 min)
Processing CCDOpts, Images Plus 3.0, Photoshop
Other Lenticular galaxy (S0) in the constellation Sextans. Mag. 9.1, size 8.3 x 3.5 arcmin; Smaller galaxy below and left is PGC29300 mag. 12.5, size 1.8 x 1.6 arcmin
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