Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Virgo (Vir)  ·  Contains:  IC 3578  ·  NGC 4564  ·  NGC 4567  ·  NGC 4568  ·  Siamese Twins
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NGC 4567 & NGC 4568 - The Siamese Twins (Butterfly Galaxy), 



    
        

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NGC 4567 & NGC 4568 - The Siamese Twins (Butterfly Galaxy)

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NGC 4567 & NGC 4568 - The Siamese Twins (Butterfly Galaxy), 



    
        

            Dhaval Brahmbhatt
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NGC 4567 & NGC 4568 - The Siamese Twins (Butterfly Galaxy)

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Planewave 17" CDK Panewave

Imaging cameras: FLI Proline 16803 FLI

Mounts: Astro-Physics AP 1600 with encoders

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Planewave 17" CDK Panewave

Software: PixInsight  ·  ACP Expert

Filters: Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen Astrodon Green  ·  Astrodon 50mm 3nm Ha  ·  Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-Series Gen Astrodon L  ·  Astrodon Red  ·  Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen Astrodon Blue

Accessory: FLI CW2-7


Dates:Jan. 17, 2018Jan. 19, 2018Jan. 23, 2018March 13, 2018

Frames:
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen Astrodon Blue: 26x1200" (8h 40') bin 1x1
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen Astrodon Green: 29x1200" (9h 40') bin 1x1
Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-Series Gen Astrodon L: 37x1200" (12h 20') bin 1x1
Astrodon Red: 28x1200" (9h 20') bin 1x1

Integration: 40h

Avg. Moon age: 8.55 days

Avg. Moon phase: 13.99%


RA center: 12h36m31s.703

DEC center: +11°1451.22

Pixel scale: 0.317 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -89.204 degrees

Field radius: 0.490 degrees

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Resolution: 7860x7872

Locations: DSOC, Ft. Davis, Texas, United States

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Data capture credit: John Kasianowicz, Josh Balsam, Justin Lian, Scott Johnson., Michael Bushell., Mike Selby., Rich Johnson. and Dhaval Brahmbhatt.

Image Processing: Dhaval Brahmbhatt

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NGC 4567 & NGC 4568 - The Siamese Twins (Butterfly Galaxy), 



    
        

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