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NGC 2684

This group of galaxies is located in the constellation Ursa Major.

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Last Updated: 12-Mar-2014

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Equipment

16in RC Optical Systems telescope Operating at f/8.4

Paramount ME Robotic Telescope Mount

SBIG ST10XME CCD camera with color filter wheel

LRGB color production was used to create this image.

Poor seeing yielded images in excess of 2 arcseconds FWHM.

Luminance = 120 minutes binned 1x1

Red = 30 minutes binned 2x2

Green = 30 minutes binned 2x2

Blue = 30 minutes binned 2x2

Minimum credit line: Adam Block/NOAO/AURA/NSF