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Local Group Galaxy - PGC19441 the Carina Dwarf


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About this observation
Terry Evans
Time of observation
25/09/2017 - 17:00
The Carina Dwarf - PGC19441
Observing location
Moorook, South Australia
StarlightXpress Trius 694
APM TMB-203 Refractor
Paramount ME

The Carina Dwarf is a Local Galaxy Group member which is large and indistinct at this scale.  It looks more like a very rich open cluster than a galaxy.  Isolating it isn't helped by it being very near Canopus which causes all sorts of gradients on the image.

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