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Kris Hazelbaker
Grangeville, Idaho, USA
09/24/2022
10:00 pm

Equipment Details:

Explore Scientific 8" imaging Newtonian, iOptron GEM45, ZWO ASI533MC Pro. Captured with N.I.N.A., just over 2 hours of data.

Post-processing Details:

Images stacked and processed in PixInsight, with some final sharpening in Corel PaintShop Pro.

Image Details:

This is a small galaxy cluster in Draco, including NGC 5982 (the center elliptical galaxy), NGC 5985 (the face-on spiral galaxy), and NGC 5981 (the small edge-on spiral galaxy).