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Hickson 63.jpg

Hickson 63 is compact group of galaxies in the constellation Centaurus. It contains four main galaxies, however there are many more galaxies that can be seen in the surrounding area.


  • Optics: PlaneWave CDK24.

  • Camera: QHY600M CMOS.

  • Filters: Astrodon LRGB.

  • Location: El Sauce Observatory, Chile.

  • Exposure: 5h30m.

  • Acquisition: Image data acquired remotely using the Telescope Live CHI-1 telescope.

  • Processing: PixInsight & Adobe Photoshop.

  • Credit & Copyright: Chris Willocks / Telescope Live.

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