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Contains:  M 104, NGC 4594, Sombrero galaxy
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The Sombrero Galaxy (also known as Messier Object 104, M104 or NGC 4594), 



    
        

            Fernando Oliveira...
The Sombrero Galaxy (also known as Messier Object 104, M104 or NGC 4594)
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The Sombrero Galaxy (also known as Messier Object 104, M104 or NGC 4594)

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Imaging telescope or lens:SkyWatcher Esprit 150ED ED APO Triplet

Imaging camera:qhy16200a

Mount:iOptron CEM60-EC

Guiding telescope or lens:SkyWatcher Esprit 150ED ED APO Triplet

Guiding camera:QHY5L-II-M

Software:PixInsight 1.8 PI 1.8PhotoScapePhotoshop CS6

Filter:Baader 2" LRGB


Dates:July 27, 2019

Frames: 50x300"

Integration: 4.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 24.50 days

Avg. Moon phase: 26.02%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2944021

RA center: 12h 39' 59"

DEC center: -11° 36' 36"

Pixel scale: 0.574 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 271.959 degrees

Field radius: 0.463 degrees


Resolution: 5122x4598

Locations: MUNHOZ, Munhoz, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Data source: Backyard

Description

Image at about 20 degrees latitude, with sombrero, losing many details, but I share with you my first image of this galaxy.

Sombrero is 28 million light-years away, due to his hat appearance.

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The Sombrero Galaxy (also known as Messier Object 104, M104 or NGC 4594), 



    
        

            Fernando Oliveira...