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Contains:  IC 3665, IC 809, M 59, M 60, NGC 4607, NGC 4621, NGC 4637, NGC 4638, NGC 4647, NGC 4649
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M59 & M60, 


            Gordon Hansen
M59 & M60
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M59 & M60

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Tech AT10RC

Imaging cameras: Canon 6D modified

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Astro-Tech AT10RC

Guiding cameras: Starlight Express Lodestar

Software: PixInsight 1.8 Ripley  ·  Software Bisque Sky X Pro Camera Add ON

Filters: Hutech 52mm LPS-P2 filter

Accessory: Innovations Foresight ONAG XM

Dates:March 21, 2017

Frames: 24x480"

Integration: 3.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 22.89 days

Avg. Moon phase: 42.10%

Basic astrometry details job: 1637215

RA center: 12h 42' 46"

DEC center: +11° 36' 36"

Pixel scale: 2.258 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 358.677 degrees

Field radius: 0.528 degrees

Resolution: 1400x933

Locations: Woodhaven Observatory, Woodhaven, Michigan, United States

Data source: Backyard



Gordon Hansen
License: None (All rights reserved)

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M59 & M60, 


            Gordon Hansen