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Contains:  NGC 4438, The Eyes, NGC 4435, NGC 4425, IC 3355
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ARP120 - The Eyes Galaxy NGC4438/4435  and NGC4425, 





    
        

            Arnaud Peel
ARP120 - The Eyes Galaxy NGC4438/4435  and NGC4425

ARP120 - The Eyes Galaxy NGC4438/4435 and NGC4425

Technical card

Resolution: 1836x1057

Dates:May 9, 2019

Frames: 142x180"

Integration: 7.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 4.67 days

Avg. Moon phase: 22.72%

Astrometry.net job: 2687472

RA center: 12h 27' 34"

DEC center: +12° 53' 9"

Pixel scale: 1.395 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 268.937 degrees

Field radius: 0.410

Locations: au Pied du Ventoux, Ventoux, 84, France

Data source: Backyard

Description

The Eyes Galaxies (NGC 4435-NGC 4438, also known as Arp 120) are a pair of galaxies about 52 million light-years away in the constellation Virgo.
These 2 galaxies are members of the string of galaxies known as Markarian's Chain.

Red 25 subs@180s -20°C gain zero
Blue 27 subs@180s -20°C gain zero
Green 23 subs@180s -20°C gain zero
Light 67 subs@180s -20°C, gain zero

4 nights were necessary to get the subs: 07/08 of April 01/02, 02/03 and 09 of May

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Arnaud Peel
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ARP120 - The Eyes Galaxy NGC4438/4435  and NGC4425, 





    
        

            Arnaud Peel