Archives of Photographic PLates for Astronomical USE

Plate from Bamberg Southern Sky Patrol (South Africa)

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Applause ID: dr.3/plates/203_27590
Archive: Bamberg Southern Sky Patrol (South Africa)
Plate number in archive: 1
Institute: Dr. Karl Remeis-Sternwarte, Bamberg
Observer name: Knigge
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Plate series: Bamberg Southern Sky Patrol
Plate development information:
Plate quality: 2-3
Plate notes: short trails
Plate format: 16x16 cm
Emulsion: Perutz-Astro
Original recorded date: 1963-06-09
Number of exposures: 1
Observatory name: Dr. Remeis-Observatory; Southern Station
Observatory site name: Boyden Observatory; Bloemfontein; South Africa
East longitude of the observing site: 26.4047 deg
Latitude of the observing site: -29.0388 deg
Elevation of the observatory site: 1372.0 m
Clear aperture of the telescope: 0.1 m
Focal length of the telescope: 0.61 m
Plate scale of the telescope: 338.0 arcsec/mm
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Filename scan: 000001_1963_h.fits
Header file (DR3): 000001_1963_h.hdr
Length of data axis 1: 14000
Length of data axis 2: 14600
Min. value in the image: 7560
Max. value in the image: 65120
Scanner name: Epson Expression 10000XL
Scanner software: VueScan 9 X32 (9.0.21) Standard Edition
Scanner gamma value: 1.0
Scanner focus: -0.4
Resolution of axis 1: 2400 dpi
Resolution of axis 2: 2400 dpi
Pixel size along axis 1: 10.5833 um
Pixel size along axis 2: 10.5833 um
Scan date and time: Feb. 19, 2013, 2:22 p.m.
Author of the scan: N. Jansen
Notes about the scan: scan orientation: 96
Institute responsible for the scan: Dr. Karl Remeis-Sternwarte, Bamberg