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Old 13-09-2020, 02:49 PM
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Hydra galaxy cluster, NGC3312


I took this a while ago, just got around to processing it.
didn't get too much data, so tried to make do with what I got.

around 2hrs L, 2hrs RGB.
processed in startools.

Higher res - https://www.astrobin.com/full/7nf0ek/0/
Details - https://astrob.in/7nf0ek/0/

Edit: Updated to restore star colours

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Old 13-09-2020, 04:16 PM
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Top shot Big Al, always love that central horizontal spiral, looks so unusual and 3D

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Old 13-09-2020, 05:25 PM
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That turned out very nicely. That bluey spiral makes it.

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Old 13-09-2020, 11:14 PM
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A wonderful busy field and finely presented galaxies. Thank you for sharing.
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Old 16-09-2020, 09:20 AM
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Narrowing the band

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So much happening! Well done! Have you tried counting all the background galaxies?
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Old 16-09-2020, 10:49 AM
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This is always a great field to image. The detail looks good but the image looks a little too blue. Tweak that and you will have lovely image.
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hydra, ngc3312

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