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Contains:  NGC 4490, NGC 4485
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NGC4490 Cocoon Galaxy, 





    
        

            tommy_nawratil
NGC4490 Cocoon Galaxy

NGC4490 Cocoon Galaxy

Technical card

Resolution: 3319x2504

Dates:May 7, 2016

Frames: 45x480"

Integration: 6.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 0.81 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.74%

Astrometry.net job: 1133139

RA center: 187.609 degrees

DEC center: 41.622 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.116 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 90.200 degrees

Field radius: 0.644 degrees

Locations: my lovely garden, near Vienna, Austria

Description

The interacting pair NGC4490/4485 shows considerable distortions, a bridge, and tidal star streams. The background is full of distant galaxies.

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NGC4490 Cocoon Galaxy, 





    
        

            tommy_nawratil