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Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  M 104, M104, NGC 4594, Sombrero galaxy
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Sombrero Galaxy - Messier 104, 


            Daniel Nobre
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Sombrero Galaxy - Messier 104

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO Ritchey Chretien 200mm F/8

Imaging cameras: Canon 450D modified

Mounts: iOptron iEQ45

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion ED80 apochromatic refractor Orion ED80

Guiding cameras: QHY5L-II-M QHY5L II mono

Focal reducers: Astro-Physics CCD tele compressor CCDT67 - 0.67x Reducer

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight 1.8 Ripley

Filters: Orion SkyGlow Astrophotography Filter 2 inch Orion Sky Glow 2"

Accessory: Telrad  ·  Shoestring Astronomy GPUSB

Dates:May 2, 2017

Frames: 60x180"

Integration: 3.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 6.74 days

Avg. Moon phase: 43.14% job: 1566213

RA center: 12h 40' 8"

DEC center: -11° 34' 57"

Pixel scale: 1.012 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 43.653 degrees

Field radius: 0.483 degrees

Resolution: 2799x1988


Hello! This is Sombrero Galaxy - Messier 104... used 3 hours of good subframes ( 60 X 180") with GSO 8" and hot Canon 450D @ +30ºC sensor chip...hope you enjoy!



Daniel Nobre
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Sombrero Galaxy - Messier 104, 


            Daniel Nobre