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Contains:  The Mice, NGC 4676
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NGC4676 "The Mice", PGC43002, PGC43088 and more faint fuzzies

Technical card

Resolution: 3326x2504

Dates:Feb. 24, 2018

Frames: 39x600"

Integration: 6.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 8.62 days

Avg. Moon phase: 63.05% job: 1990700

RA center: 191.504 degrees

DEC center: 30.641 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.615 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 269.228 degrees

Field radius: 0.355 degrees

Locations: Edgar Getreuer Observatory, Burlage, Germany

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility


12 x 600s L and 6 x 600s each RGB during a night with a lot of moonlight. But I wanted to test my observatory anyway... There is some red gradient I can't get rid of at the bottom. Need to do this again under better seeing conditions and with less moonlight.



Albert van Duin
License: None (All rights reserved)



I added some data and tried to use HDRMT to show detail in the Mice. That worked fine on a preview, but not on the complete image. So I used the "SubstitutePreviewScript" to insert the preview in the complete image.


Removed residual red cast...


Removed residual red cast...

Sky plot

Sky plot


NGC4676 "The Mice",  PGC43002, PGC43088 and more faint fuzzies, 


            Albert van Duin