Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Virgo (Vir)  ·  Contains:  IC 3665  ·  IC 809  ·  M 59  ·  NGC 4607  ·  NGC 4621  ·  NGC 4637  ·  NGC 4638
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M59

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M59

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron Edge HD 11

Imaging cameras: Canon T2i/550D

Mounts: CGEM DX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion Mini 50mm Guide Scope Orion Mini 50mm guidescope

Guiding cameras: Meade DSI Pro I Mono

Focal reducers: Celestron Focal Reducer x0.7

Software: DeepSkyStacker  ·  Photoshop CS2


Dates:June 19, 2015

Frames: 8x150" (20')

Integration: 20'

Avg. Moon age: 2.88 days

Avg. Moon phase: 9.09%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 771955

RA center: 12h 42' 3"

DEC center: +11° 38' 52"

Pixel scale: 0.451 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -92.962 degrees

Field radius: 0.391 degrees


Resolution: 5202x3465

Locations: Thalimer Observatory, Elizabeth, Colorado, United States

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