Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  NGC 4627  ·  NGC 4631  ·  NGC 4656  ·  NGC 4657  ·  Whale Galaxy
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Whale and Hockey Stick Galaxies, 



    
        

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Whale and Hockey Stick Galaxies

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Whale and Hockey Stick Galaxies, 



    
        

            Chris Massa
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Whale and Hockey Stick Galaxies

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TPO 10" f/4 Newtonian

Imaging cameras: ATIK 383L+ mono

Mounts: Software Bisque Paramount MX+

Guiding cameras: Lodestar X2

Software: PHD2

Filters: Astrodon BLUE 36mm - Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance  ·  Astrodon LUM 36mm - Gen2 E -Series Tru-Balance  ·  Astrodon RED 36mm - Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance  ·  Astrodon GREEN 36mm - Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance

Accessory: Orion Thin Off Axis Guider (TOAG)  ·  RIGELSYS USB-nSTEP Focuser  ·  ATIK EFW2, 7x36mm Filter Wheel


Dates:March 10, 2019March 11, 2019

Frames:
Astrodon BLUE 36mm - Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance: 30x30" (15') -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon GREEN 36mm - Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance: 28x300" (2h 20') -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon LUM 36mm - Gen2 E -Series Tru-Balance: 45x300" (3h 45') -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon RED 36mm - Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance: 2x3" (6") -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 6h 20' 6"

Avg. Moon age: 4.00 days

Avg. Moon phase: 17.19%


Astrometry.net job: 3363863

RA center: 12h 42' 48"

DEC center: +32° 20' 22"

Pixel scale: 1.103 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -1.154 degrees

Field radius: 0.629 degrees


Resolution: 3276x2466

Locations: Home Observatory, Chico, CA - California, United States

Data source: Backyard

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Whale and Hockey Stick Galaxies, 



    
        

            Chris Massa