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NGC 4565, The Needle Galaxy, 



    
        

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NGC 4565, The Needle Galaxy

NGC 4565, The Needle Galaxy, 



    
        

            Scott
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NGC 4565, The Needle Galaxy

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific ES102ED ES102ED APO

Imaging cameras: Atik 383L+ Mono

Mounts: iOptron CEM60 CEM60

Guiding cameras: Altair Astro 290M

Focal reducers: Stellarvue 0.8X Reducer/Flattener for 102 mm apo

Software: PHD Guiding  ·  Startools  ·  Sequence Generator Pro Seqence Generator Pro

Filters: Baader Planetarium 36mm Luminance  ·  Baader Planetarium Blue 36mm  ·  Baader Planetarium Green 36 mm  ·  Baader Planetarium Red 36mm

Accessory: ZWO OAG  ·  MoonLite CF 2" Motor Focus  ·  ATIK EFW2, 7x36mm


Dates:March 25, 2019

Frames:
Baader Planetarium 36mm Luminance: 8x600" (1h 20') bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium Blue 36mm: 8x300" (40') bin 2x2
Baader Planetarium Green 36 mm: 8x300" (40') bin 2x2
Baader Planetarium Red 36mm: 8x300" (40') bin 2x2

Integration: 3h 20'

Avg. Moon age: 19.57 days

Avg. Moon phase: 76.07%


Astrometry.net job: 2607523

RA center: 12h 35' 59"

DEC center: +26° 6' 8"

Pixel scale: 3.068 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -50.922 degrees

Field radius: 1.076 degrees


Resolution: 2000x1538

Locations: Home Observatory, Haneytown, New Brunswick, Canada

Data source: Backyard

Description

Lots of tiny galaxies in the background. Thanks for looking.

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NGC 4565, The Needle Galaxy, 



    
        

            Scott