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Contains:  M 64, Black-eye galaxy, NGC 4826
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Half an hour: Messier 64, 


Half an hour: Messier 64

Half an hour: Messier 64

Technical card

Resolution: 1200x1600

Dates:March 24, 2019

Frames: 1092x2" (gain: 400.00) -12C

Integration: 0.6 hours

Darks: ~256

Avg. Moon age: 18.55 days

Avg. Moon phase: 84.65% job: 2604870

RA center: 194.179 degrees

DEC center: 21.680 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.286 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 353.588 degrees

Field radius: 0.357 degrees

Locations: Home, Rabenau, Hessen, Germany

Data source: Traveller


I tried to beat the central european weather(and the moon) and get as much as possible in a short time. This is one of five galaxies that I took within 3 hours.
online dark subtraction; online stacking (91x2sec); no guiding
There was quite a bit of light from the rising moon.



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Half an hour: Messier 64,