Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  NGC 4244  ·  The star 71Dra
NGC4244 - Silver Needle Galaxy in Canes Venatici, 



    
        

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NGC4244 - Silver Needle Galaxy in Canes Venatici
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NGC4244 - Silver Needle Galaxy in Canes Venatici

NGC4244 - Silver Needle Galaxy in Canes Venatici, 



    
        

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NGC4244 - Silver Needle Galaxy in Canes Venatici
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NGC4244 - Silver Needle Galaxy in Canes Venatici

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO 8" f/8 RC

Imaging cameras: QSI 683wsg-8

Mounts: 10 Micron GM2000 QCI

Guiding cameras: Lodestar

Focal reducers: Astro-Physics CCDT67 reducer

Software: PIXINSIGHT 1.8  ·  Adobe Photoshop CS5


Dates:March 29, 2015

Frames:
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 7x480" bin 2x2
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 7x480" bin 2x2
Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 10x900" -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 7x480" bin 2x2

Integration: 5.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 9.39 days

Avg. Moon phase: 70.68%

Mean FWHM: 3.40


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 591202

RA center: 12h 17' 30"

DEC center: +37° 48' 25"

Orientation: -162.571 degrees

Field radius: 0.561 degrees


Resolution: 3260x2445

Locations: AstroCamp remote observatory, Nerpio, Spain

Description

In collaboration with my friends Alberto, Fabio, Lorenzo and Samuele. (27 - 29 March 2015)

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