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Contains:  M 88, NGC 4501
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MESSIER 88 - M88, 





    
        

            Fran Jackson
MESSIER 88 - M88

Technical card

Resolution: 2725x2189

Dates:March 13, 2019March 14, 2019

Frames:
Baader Planetarium L 1.25": 30x300" bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium RGB 1.25'': 90x200" bin 2x2

Integration: 7.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 6.94 days

Avg. Moon phase: 45.36%

Astrometry.net job: 2629831

RA center: 187.963 degrees

DEC center: 14.460 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.469 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 180.006 degrees

Field radius: 0.228 degrees

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility

Description

Messier 88 (también conocido como M88 o NGC 4501) es una galaxia espiral a unos 49 millones de años luz en la constelación Coma Berenices. La galaxia es un miembro del cúmulo de Virgo, y una de las galaxias más grandes y brillantes de éste, con una luminosidad comparable a la de la Galaxia de Andrómeda. Fue descubierta por Charles Messier en 1781.

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MESSIER 88 - M88, 





    
        

            Fran Jackson