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IC342

IC342

IC 342 (also known as Caldwell 5) is an intermediate spiral galaxy in the constellation Camelopardalis. The galaxy is located near the galactic equator where dust obscuration makes it a difficult object for both amateur and professional astronomers to observe

Telescope: Vixen VC200L @ f/6.4
Mount: Skywatcher HEQ5-Pro
Camera: ATIK314L
MonoFilters: Baader LRGB
Total exposure: 7h
Location: Gytheio, Greece

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