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Contains:  M 95, NGC 3351
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M95, 



    
        

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M95
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M95

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TPO 8" f/8 Ritchey-Chretien Astrograph

Imaging cameras: SBIG ST-2000XM

Mounts: CGE Pro

Software: Sequence Generator Pro  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  Optec FocusLock (for ONAG)  ·  PixInsight

Filters: Astronomik LRGB 1.25" Type IIc

Accessory: Optec TCF-S Focuser  ·  Innovations Foresight On-axis guider  ·  Starlight Xpress Lodestar X2


Dates:March 15, 2018March 16, 2018March 19, 2018

Frames:
Astronomik LRGB IIc Blue: 30x240" -25C bin 1x1
Astronomik LRGB IIc Green: 30x240" -25C bin 1x1
Astronomik LRGB IIc Lum: 211x180" -25C bin 1x1
Astronomik LRGB IIc Red: 30x240" -25C bin 1x1

Integration: 16.6 hours

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~50

Flat darks: ~50

Bias: ~200

Avg. Moon age: 19.34 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.25%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1991203

RA center: 10h 43' 55"

DEC center: +11° 42' 0"

Pixel scale: 0.946 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.537 degrees

Field radius: 0.245 degrees


Resolution: 1504x1106

Locations: Home Observatory - Vickburg, Vicksburg, Michigan, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

Messier 95 in Leo also known as NGC3351 is a barred spiral galaxy about 38 million light years. Taken over 2 nights with not so great seeing in the >3.3arc sec range.

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