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Contains:  M 90, NGC 4569, IC 3583, M 89, NGC 4552, NGC 4551, NGC 4550, NGC 4531
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M89 - Elliptical Galaxy, 


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M89 - Elliptical Galaxy

M89 - Elliptical Galaxy

Technical card

Resolution: 4096x4096

Dates:June 8, 2018

Baader Blue: 1x300" bin 2x2
Baader Green: 1x300" bin 2x2
Baader Luminance: 1x300" bin 1x1
Baader Red: 1x300" bin 2x2

Integration: 0.3 hours

Darks: ~1

Flats: ~1

Avg. Moon age: 23.80 days

Avg. Moon phase: 32.80%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00 job: 2095214

RA center: 188.924 degrees

DEC center: 12.564 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.217 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 3.019 degrees

Field radius: 0.979 degrees

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: SkyPi Online Observatory


Messier 89 (M89 for short, also known as NGC 4552) is an elliptical galaxy in the constellation Virgo.

Imaged by: John, Faith, and Lea.

Imaged on Insight Observatory's Astronomical Telescope for Educational Outreach (ATEO-1).



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M89 - Elliptical Galaxy, 


            Insight Observatory