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|Exposure Data:||4/5/2002. 18 x 10m Luminance. -10°C, 1.0
|Processing:||Acquired via script with Maxim, reduced, aligned
and combined in Mira, 3 iterations in CCDSharp, curves and levels in
|Optical System:||10” Ritchey-Chretien @ F/7.2, ST-8E NABG/CFW-8A
CCD camera, STV/FSQ-106, AP900GTO mount.
|Comments:||Seeing was 3.8 arc-sec. This image shows a
bridge between the quasar and the galaxy, which have very different red
shifts. See this
link for heavier processing of the image and more detailed information
on the implications.