Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Virgo (Vir)  ·  Contains:  NGC 5348  ·  NGC 5356  ·  NGC 5360  ·  NGC 5363  ·  NGC 5364
NGC 5363 & 5364, 



    
        

            Keith Rawlings
NGC 5363 & 5364
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NGC 5363 & 5364

NGC 5363 & 5364, 



    
        

            Keith Rawlings
NGC 5363 & 5364
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NGC 5363 & 5364

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C11 CGE 1100

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY8

Mounts: Celestron CGE CGE

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 50mm Guidescope

Guiding cameras: Orion Starshoot Autoguider

Software: Nebulosity 3  ·  PHD2 Guiding


Dates:April 26, 2014

Frames: 20x120" (40')

Integration: 40'

Avg. Moon age: 26.64 days

Avg. Moon phase: 9.15%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 358136

RA center: 13h55m43s

DEC center: +05°1500

Pixel scale: 2.864 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -79.221 degrees

Field radius: 0.571 degrees


Resolution: 954x1071

Locations: Backyard Observatory, Concordia, MO, United States

Description

NGC 5364 is a beautiful spiral galaxy located 54.5 million light years away in the constellation Virgo. NGC 5363 is the elliptical galaxy to the right of 5364. It is believed to be a companion.

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NGC 5363 & 5364, 



    
        

            Keith Rawlings