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Contains:  NGC 4631, NGC 4627
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The Whale Galaxy, 


            Wes Higgins
The Whale Galaxy

The Whale Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Celestron C14 EDGE HD

Imaging camera:ZWO ASI1600 MC- COOL

Mount:Paramount ME

Focal reducer:Starizona HyperStar3

Software:Pixinsightphotoshop Cs4

Resolution: 1348x958

Dates:April 4, 2018

Frames: 88x60"

Integration: 1.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 18.70 days

Avg. Moon phase: 83.48% job: 1997599

RA center: 190.539 degrees

DEC center: 32.534 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.521 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 23.666 degrees

Field radius: 0.349 degrees

Data source: Backyard



Wes Higgins
License: None (All rights reserved)

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The Whale Galaxy, 


            Wes Higgins