Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  NGC 4244
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Edge-on spiral in Canes Venatici, 



    
        

            Michael S.
Edge-on spiral in Canes Venatici
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Edge-on spiral in Canes Venatici

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Edge-on spiral in Canes Venatici, 



    
        

            Michael S.
Edge-on spiral in Canes Venatici
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Edge-on spiral in Canes Venatici

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Lacerta Newtonian without name 10"

Imaging cameras: NIKON D5300a

Mounts: Skywatcher EQ8 Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher finderscope 9x50

Guiding cameras: Lacerta M-Gen II Camera

Focal reducers: Pal Gyulai GPU Koma Korrector

Software: PixInsight 1.8  ·  Hartmut V Bornemann Flux  ·  Hartmut Bornemann GAME

Accessory: LACERTA MGEN Autoguider, V 2.30


Dates:March 22, 2019March 23, 2019

Frames: 48x300" (4h)

Integration: 4h

Darks: ~24

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 16.94 days

Avg. Moon phase: 94.43%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Mean SQM: 20.90

Temperature: 12.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2602072

RA center: 12h 17' 26"

DEC center: +37° 48' 36"

Pixel scale: 1.171 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.594 degrees

Field radius: 0.489 degrees


Resolution: 2500x1666

Locations: My lovely garden, J-City, Burgenland, Austria

Data source: Backyard

Description

Time for another galaxy in this season. To obtain the fine details in the galaxy itself - plz check the full provided size - I've been very careful with the noise reduction.

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Edge-on spiral in Canes Venatici, 



    
        

            Michael S.