Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Coma Berenices (Com)  ·  Contains:  NGC 4562  ·  NGC 4565
NGC 4565 Needle Galaxy, 



    
        

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NGC 4565 Needle Galaxy
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Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Meade LXD55 SN 8"
Imaging Cameras
Canon EOS 450D / Digital Rebel XSi / Kiss X2
Accessories
Sky-Watcher 0.85x for 80ED
Software
Binary Rivers Backyard EOS · photoshop · PHD guiding · EQASCOM · EQMOD
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Finderscope

Acquisition details

Dates:
May 16, 2012
Frames:
22x300" (1h 50')
Integration:
1h 50'
Avg. Moon age:
25.50 days
Avg. Moon phase:
17.26%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 156072

RA center: 12h36m17s.3

DEC center: +26°0007

Pixel scale: 2.053 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -56.986 degrees

Field radius: 1.435 degrees

Resolution: 620x417

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NGC 4565 Needle Galaxy, 



    
        

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