IC 1613 (UGC 668) Dwarf Galaxy in Cetus

Located at: RA 01 hours 04 minutes 47 seconds, Dec +02 degrees 07 minutes 05 seconds

Size: 16.3' x 15.4' Magnitude: 9.9 blue Class: IB(s)m

North is up

West to the right

Telescope:

 8" f5 Newtonian reflector

Camera:

 ST-8XME, self-guided, binned 1x1, temp -25c, camera control MaxIm DL 4.56

Image:

Lumicon Red filter, 520 minutes (52 x 10 minute subs), 12/19/20/2008; seeing 2.7-6.1 FWHM per CCDStack

Processing:

CCDStack 1.4.1, Photoshop 7.0

Location:

 Rolling Roof Observatory, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360 (+34d 13m 29s -118h 52m 20s)

 

This image replaces a red filtered 250 minute sequence from 12/11/2006.

From the NGC / IC Project:

NO Contemporary Visual Observation(s) for IC 1613