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Contains:  IC 3543, NGC 4555, NGC 4562, NGC 4565
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NGC4565, 



    
        

            Jason Hissong
NGC4565
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NGC4565

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Stellarvue SV70T

Imaging camera:Atik 420

Mount:Losmandy GM811G

Guiding telescope or lens:Stellarvue F050G

Focal reducer:Stellarvue SV70T Reducer/Flatener

Software:PixInsight

Filter:Astronomik LRGB 1.25" Type IIc

Accessory:ZWO 7 Pos. Filter Wheel


Dates:April 7, 2018

Frames: 12x300"

Integration: 1.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 21.42 days

Avg. Moon phase: 57.69%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2003906

RA center: 12h 36' 19"

DEC center: +26° 0' 14"

Pixel scale: 2.670 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 92.919 degrees

Field radius: 0.744 degrees


Resolution: 1611x1196

Locations: John Glenn Astronomy Park, Logan, OH, United States

Description

My first image from the JGAP. I was not able to get the color data because clouds rolled in, but I was able to get an hour's worth of luminance data on NGC4565, an edge on galaxy much like our Milky Way. It is 30 to 50 million light years away.

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Undermidnight
Jason Hissong
License: Attribution-NonCommercial Creative Commons
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NGC4565, 



    
        

            Jason Hissong