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

Image of the day 05/12/2016

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    M 64 - The sleeping beauty, 


    M 64 - The sleeping beauty

    M 64 - The sleeping beauty

    Technical card

    Imaging telescope or lens:SkyWatcher 254/1200 Newton f/4.7

    Imaging camera:Canon 650D(a)

    Mount:Celestron CGEM

    Guiding telescope or lens:Lacerta MGEN Autoguider

    Software:PixInsight 1.8 RipleyAdobe Photoshop

    Resolution: 5043x3341

    Dates:April 29, 2016

    Frames: 94x180" ISO800

    Integration: 4.7 hours

    Darks: ~10

    Flats: ~20

    Bias: ~50

    Avg. Moon age: 21.50 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 56.89% job: 1062460

    RA center: 194.150 degrees

    DEC center: 21.675 degrees

    Pixel scale: 0.815 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 80.164 degrees

    Field radius: 0.685 degrees

    Locations: Mobile Setup, Wien, Austria



    License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons

    Sky plot

    Sky plot


    M 64 - The sleeping beauty,