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NGC 4725 - "Tie Advanced Galaxy", 


NGC 4725 - "Tie Advanced Galaxy"
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NGC 4725 - "Tie Advanced Galaxy"

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: ED80

Imaging cameras: Canon 450D mod.

Mounts: Sky-Watcher HEQ5PRO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Meade 8x50mm Finder/Guider

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Superstar

Software: PixInsight 1.8  ·  Astro Photography Tool  ·  Adobe Lightroom 4  ·  Stark Labs PHD 2.5  ·  DeepSky Corp. Deep Sky Stacker 3.3.3

Accessory: Orion Field Flattener for Short Refractors

Dates:June 27, 2016

Frames: 47x300" (3h 55') ISO800 24C

Integration: 3h 55'

Darks: 8

Flats: 30

Avg. Moon age: 21.87 days

Avg. Moon phase: 52.95%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1134571

RA center: 12h50m27s.8

DEC center: +25°3003

Pixel scale: 0.898 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -87.515 degrees

Field radius: 0.547 degrees

Resolution: 620x454

Locations: Home observatory II, Silvânia, GO, Brazil


The desire to register this beautiful galaxy was given by a "stargazing" in an android app. The galaxy's shape seems to me like a Star Wars ship (Tie Advanced).

I hope you enjoy it!


Sky plot

Sky plot


NGC 4725 - "Tie Advanced Galaxy",