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

Image of the day 05/12/2015

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    M 64 (Black Eye galaxy), 





    
        

            DetlefHartmann
    M 64 (Black Eye galaxy)

    M 64 (Black Eye galaxy)

    Technical card

    Imaging telescope or lens:Selfmade 443/2048 Newtonian f4.6

    Imaging camera:SBIG ST-10 XME

    Mount:Sideres85

    Software:PixInsight

    Filter:SBIG CFW-9

    Accessories:Baader RCC-1 Coma CorrectorSBIG AO-8

    Resolution: 4288x2888

    Dates:March 12, 2011March 21, 2015

    Frames: 58x300" -30C

    Integration: 4.8 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 4.09 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 23.45%

    Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 2.00

    Mean SQM: 21.50

    Mean FWHM: 2.20

    Astrometry.net job: 631355

    RA center: 194.179 degrees

    DEC center: 21.680 degrees

    Pixel scale: 0.342 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 179.902 degrees

    Field radius: 0.246 degrees

    Description

    M 64 technical data / Telescope: Newtonian (d=443mm, f=2048mm) / Location: Emberger Alm, Kaernten, Austria / Camera: SBIG ST-10XME with AO-8 and CFW-9 / Exposure: 4.83 hours (luminance 31x5 min. bin 1x1, red 7x5 min. bin 2x2, green 7x5 min. bin 2x2, blue 13x5 min. bin 2x2)

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    M 64 (Black Eye galaxy), 





    
        

            DetlefHartmann