Contains: NGC 5395, NGC 5394
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NGC5395 & NGC5394

Technical card

Resolution: 3212x2501

Dates: April 15, 2017

Frames: 93x600"

Integration: 15.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 18.62 days

Avg. Moon phase: 84.09% job: 1549556

RA center: 209.637 degrees

DEC center: 37.447 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.615 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 92.349 degrees

Field radius: 0.347 degrees

Locations: Beilen Observatory B85, Beilen NL, Beilen, Drenthe, Netherlands


10 x 600s Luminance, acquired fully automatic using ACP Scheduler. I am testing ACP to use it in my new remote observatory in Germany, 100km from my home site in the Netherlands, the sky is a full magnitude darker over there.

I hope to add colour and a lot more Luminance in the coming weeks.



Albert van Duin



38 x 600s total now, 6 x R, 6x B, 3 x G, 26 x L. Due to clouds the data is not optimal, I will try to acquire more and rework the image.


Final image, 93 images, 45 x 600s L, 15 x 600s R, 15 x 600s G and 18 x 600s B from March 28 to April 23, 2017

Sky plot

Sky plot


NGC5395 & NGC5394, 


        Albert van Duin