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Pinwheel Galaxy Posing with a Plane - 6/17/2010, 



    
        

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Pinwheel Galaxy Posing with a Plane - 6/17/2010

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Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 127230

RA center: 14h 3' 23"

DEC center: +54° 20' 13"

Pixel scale: 3.637 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -91.548 degrees

Field radius: 1.144 degrees


Resolution: 1920x1200

Description

This is a single frame I captured while imaging the Pinwheel Galaxy. The port and starboard running lights are clearly visible. Between them, you can see the tail of the plane.

At least this plane had the courtesy to ruin this frame in a decent way...

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Pinwheel Galaxy Posing with a Plane - 6/17/2010, 



    
        

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