Contains: NGC 4565
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ngc4565 Needle Galaxy

Technical card

Resolution: 3218x2587

Dates: April 23, 2016

Frames: 50x600"

Integration: 8.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 15.92 days

Avg. Moon phase: 98.51%

Astrometry.net job: 1492435

RA center: 189.100 degrees

DEC center: 25.990 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.379 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 78.544 degrees

Field radius: 0.217 degrees

Locations: Whirley Observatory, Macclesfield, Cheshire, United Kingdom

Description

Struggling with local 'seeing' to get good resolution on this, I _think_ the ODK12 would perform better with improved conditions..

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Author

Chris Heapy
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Re-balanced colours, used fractal sharpening ('Flux' in StarTools).

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ngc4565 Needle Galaxy, Chris Heapy