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Draco Dwarf

Draco Dwarf is part of the Local Group and is a satellite galaxy of the Milky Way galaxy. The Draco Dwarf is situated in the direction of the Draco Constellation. Its faint and requires a reasonably dark sky. Read more.

Name and aliases UGC 10822
Common names Dra dSph, Draco dSph Galaxy, Draco Galaxy, Draco Dwarf G, Draco Dwarf Galaxy, Draco Dwarf Spheroidal Galaxy
Type Galaxy
Coordinates 17:20:14.33 +57:55:16.3
Radial velocity -291.0 (km/s)
Distance 0.3 million light years
Magnitude (V) 10.88
Link Simbad
Link HyperLeda

Draco Dwarf

Telescope
Esprit 120ED APO Triplet
Camera
Atik one 6.0
Mount
Skywatcher Eq6-R
Flattener
TSFlat2,5
Guiding camera
Starlight Xpress Lodestar
OAG
TS 2" Off Axis Guider
Exposure
28 * 600sec L, 8 * 600sec RGB

Draco Dwarf annotated

Telescope
Esprit 120ED APO Triplet
Camera
Atik one 6.0
Mount
Skywatcher Eq6-R
Flattener
TSFlat2,5
Guiding camera
Starlight Xpress Lodestar
OAG
TS 2" Off Axis Guider
Exposure
28 * 600sec L, 8 * 600sec RGB