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Contains:  NGC 4565, NGC 4562
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NGC 4565  The Needle, 


            Gabriel Siegl
NGC 4565  The Needle

NGC 4565 The Needle

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:TS Optics UNC 10" f/5 Newtonian

Imaging camera:ZWO ASI 1600MM Cooled Pro

Mount:Skywatcher AZ EQ6 GT

Guiding telescope or lens:Lacerta MGEN2

Filters:Optolong LUMOptolong LRGB Series 36mm

Resolution: 3424x4530

Dates:April 6, 2019May 7, 2019

Optolong LUM: 43x240" (gain: 75.00) bin 1x1
Optolong RGB Series: 45x240" (gain: 75.00) bin 1x1

Integration: 5.9 hours

Darks: ~30

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 1.82 days

Avg. Moon phase: 4.29% job: 2693191

RA center: 189.086 degrees

DEC center: 25.990 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.623 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 134.850 degrees

Field radius: 0.491 degrees

Locations: My Garden, Markt Piesting, Niederösterreich, Austria

Data source: Backyard



Gabriel Siegl
License: None (All rights reserved)


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    NGC 4565  The Needle, 


            Gabriel Siegl
  • NGC 4565  The Needle, 


            Gabriel Siegl


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NGC 4565  The Needle, 


            Gabriel Siegl