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Cropped & magnified
Object name: NGC 5908   (left)
Magnitude: 12.0
Equatorial: RA: 15h 17m 06s   Dec: +55°21'26"(current)
Size: 3.3 x 1.4
Transit time: 04:06  Always above horizon.
Object type: Spiral Galaxy
Constellation: DRACO
Surface brightness: 13.5
Dreyer description : Pretty faint, pretty small, round.


Object name: NGC 5905    (right)
Magnitude: 12.1
Equatorial: RA: 15h 15m 46s   Dec: +55°27'55"(current)
Size: 4.0 x 2.6
Transit time: 04:05  Always above horizon.
Object type: Spiral Galaxy
Source catalog: Revised NGC
Constellation: DRACO
Dreyer description : Pretty faint, pretty small, irregularly round.


Photo Specifications:

      TELESCOPE:  8" Newtonian F/5
            CAMERA:   'SBIG'  STL-4020M & Baader Filters
CAMERA TEMP:  Temp. = -20 C
                   DATE:    08/19/2012

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Processing:    MaxIm;  color combine, DDP, CCDStack align, Photoshop CS2