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Contains:  NGC 4328, NGC 4322, M 100, NGC 4321
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M100 and asteroid  Evita, 


            sky-watcher (johny)
M100 and asteroid  Evita

M100 and asteroid Evita

Technical card

Resolution: 2420x1820

Dates:March 31, 2019

Frames: 200x60" (gain: 50.00) 5C bin 1x1

Integration: 3.3 hours

Darks: ~20

Flats: ~30

Avg. Moon age: 25.12 days

Avg. Moon phase: 20.45%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00 job: 2619048

RA center: 12h 22' 54"

DEC center: +15° 48' 54"

Pixel scale: 0.739 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.088 degrees

Field radius: 0.311

Locations: Western Hungary, Páli, Hungary

Data source: Backyard


Accidentally I catched the asteroid Evita directly in front of M100.

Asteroid (1569) Evita
Mag : 16,4
Velocity : 14,7 km/sec
Average diameter : 33,9 km

It was discovered on 3 August 1948, by astronomer Miguel Itzigsohn at the La Plata
Astronomical Observatory in Argentina. The asteroid was named after Eva Perón.
(from Wikipedia)

The gif contains 11 single frames.



sky-watcher (johny)
License: None (All rights reserved)


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    M100 and asteroid  Evita, 


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  • M100 and asteroid  Evita, 


            sky-watcher (johny)
  • M100 and asteroid  Evita, 


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Asteroid (1569) EVITA Animated gif 10Mb


14 x 10 min Color data From 2018 april added, Camera : Moravian G3 11000c

Sky plot

Sky plot


M100 and asteroid  Evita, 


            sky-watcher (johny)