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Needle Galaxy NGC 4565, 



    
        

            Dylan Woodbrey
Needle Galaxy NGC 4565
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Needle Galaxy NGC 4565

Acquisition details

Dates:
June 12, 2015
Frames:
Orion SkyGlow Astrophotography Filter 1.25": 52×50(43′ 20″) ISO3200
Integration:
43′ 20″
Darks:
20
Bias:
100
Avg. Moon age:
25.21 days
Avg. Moon phase:
19.64%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
8.00
Mean FWHM:
7.84

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 664542

RA center: 12h36m12s.2

DEC center: +25°5956

Pixel scale: 0.624 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -90.527 degrees

Field radius: 0.351 degrees

Resolution: 620x413

File size: 142.5 KB

Locations: Backyard, Magna Utah, Magna, Utah, United States

Description

The Needle Galaxy was very hard to process since I live in a very light polluted sky. It was also a bit windy outside at the time. But I am happy with the results.

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Needle Galaxy NGC 4565, 



    
        

            Dylan Woodbrey