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Contains:  NGC 4565, NGC 4562
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NGC 4565, 


            Michele Palma
NGC 4565

NGC 4565

Technical card

Resolution: 1369x1025

Dates:May 17, 2015

Frames: 10x480"

Integration: 1.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 28.81 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.59% job: 642351

RA center: 189.081 degrees

DEC center: 25.988 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.340 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -0.798 degrees

Field radius: 0.318 degrees

Locations: Casa, Gallo di Petriano, Pesaro Urbino, Italy


NGC 4565 (also known as the Needle Galaxy or Caldwell 38) is an edge-on spiral galaxy about 30 to 50 million light-years away[2] in the constellation Coma Berenices.



Michele Palma
License: Attribution-NonCommercial Creative Commons

Sky plot

Sky plot


NGC 4565, 


            Michele Palma