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Contains:  M 64, Black-eye galaxy, NGC 4826
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M 64, 


            Walter Gröning
M 64

M 64

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Selbstbaunewton 300/1500

Imaging camera:SBIG STL11000M


Guiding telescope or lens:Selbstbaunewton 300/1500

Guiding camera:SBIG STL11000M

Focal reducer:TeleVue Paracorr

Software:CCDStack 2Adobe Photoshop CS4

Filter:Baader Planetarium LRGB 50.4 mm

Resolution: 1832x1376

Dates:March 11, 2011

Frames: 15x300"

Integration: 1.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 5.98 days

Avg. Moon phase: 35.25% job: 493866

RA center: 194.181 degrees

DEC center: 21.681 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.082 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -178.823 degrees

Field radius: 0.344 degrees

Locations: Sternenwelt Vogelsberg, Stumpertenrod, Feldatal, Hessen, Germany


Only L-Channel.



Walter Gröning
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


M 64, 


            Walter Gröning