Archives of Photographic PLates for Astronomical USE

Plate from Ross Camera (Potsdam)

POTROS_000001.jpg Plate preview
Applause ID: dr.3/plates/5_67177
Archive: Ross Camera (Potsdam)
Plate number in archive: 1
Institute: Leibniz-Institut für Astrophysik Potsdam (AIP)
Observer name: H. Schneller
Observer notes: 6 minutes development with Rodinal 1:15
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Bibcode of related paper: 1957MitAG...8...91.
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Plate format: 16x16 cm
Emulsion: Agfa Astro Lichthoffrei Nr. Z1389
Original recorded date: 1956-05-30
Number of exposures: 6
Observatory name: Astrophysikalische Observatorium Potsdam
Observatory site name: Potsdam-Telegrafenberg
East longitude of the observing site: 13.06417 deg
Latitude of the observing site: 52.38056 deg
Elevation of the observatory site: 107.0 m
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Filename scan: POTROS_000001.fits
Header file (DR3): POTROS_000001.hdr
Length of data axis 1: 14824
Length of data axis 2: 14947
Min. value in the image: 275
Max. value in the image: 64429
Scanner name: Epson Expression 10000XL
Scanner software: XSane
Scanner gamma value: 1.0
Scanner focus: glass
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: Aug. 6, 2015, 10:16 a.m.
Author of the scan: S. Schmalz
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Institute responsible for the scan: Leibniz-Institut fuer Astrophysik Potsdam (AIP)