Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Coma Berenices (Com)  ·  Contains:  Black-eye galaxy  ·  M 64  ·  NGC 4826
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M64 Black Eye Galaxy, 



    
        

            Charles Ward
M64 Black Eye Galaxy
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M64 Black Eye Galaxy

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M64 Black Eye Galaxy, 



    
        

            Charles Ward
M64 Black Eye Galaxy
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M64 Black Eye Galaxy

Acquisition details

Dates:
April 10, 2015
Frames:
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 13×300(1h 5′) bin 1×1
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 12×300(1h) bin 1×1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 12×300(1h) bin 1×1
Integration:
3h 5′
Avg. Moon age:
20.45 days
Avg. Moon phase:
67.64%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 598614

RA center: 12h56m43s.4

DEC center: +21°4058

Pixel scale: 1.385 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 3.741 degrees

Field radius: 0.385 degrees

Resolution: 1600x1200

File size: 950.4 KB

Description

First night out for my new mount. It is a joy to use! First target is M64, one of the less frequently imaged M galaxies in the vicinity of the Sunflower, the Whirlpool, and others.

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M64 Black Eye Galaxy, 



    
        

            Charles Ward