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Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  IC 3543, NGC 4562, NGC 4565
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NGC 4565  The Needle Galaxy, 


            Giorgio Ferrari
NGC 4565  The Needle Galaxy
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NGC 4565 The Needle Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C-9¼

Imaging cameras: Canon 600D Baader Modified

Mounts: 10 Micron 1000 HPS

Focal reducers: Celestron Reducer, f/6.3

Software: DSS  ·  CS5  ·  Hasta la vista, green! di Rogelio Bernal Andreo  ·  Set Deep Sky Cristian Fattinnanzi  ·  Astronomy Tools Actions Set Noel Carboni

Dates:April 20, 2015

Frames: 50x120" ISO800

Integration: 1.7 hours

Darks: ~7

Avg. Moon age: 1.91 days

Avg. Moon phase: 4.09%

Mean SQM: 20.75

Temperature: 10.50

Basic astrometry details job: 613937

RA center: 12h 36' 20"

DEC center: +25° 59' 9"

Pixel scale: 0.505 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 175.817 degrees

Field radius: 0.439 degrees

Resolution: 3465x5202

Locations: Monte Cornua Comune di Lumarzo, Genova, Italy



Giorgio Ferrari
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NGC 4565  The Needle Galaxy, 


            Giorgio Ferrari