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Contains:  NGC 4244
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NGC4244 Needle galaxy, 





    
        

            Sergiy_Vakulenko
NGC4244 Needle galaxy

NGC4244 Needle galaxy

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Resolution: 1800x1800

Dates:March 28, 2017March 30, 2017April 1, 2017April 2, 2017

Frames: 57x900"

Integration: 14.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 3.50 days

Avg. Moon phase: 17.12%

Astrometry.net job: 2697583

RA center: 184.366 degrees

DEC center: 37.803 degrees

Pixel scale: 3.089 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 95.702 degrees

Field radius: 1.092 degrees

Locations: Remote observatory, Kiev, Ukraine

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility

Description

NGC 4244, also Caldwell 26, is an edge-on loose Spiral galaxy in the constellation Canes Venatici. It is part of the M94 Group. The galaxy lies approximately 6.5 million/14 million light years away, with a redshift of +243/493 km/s.

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NGC4244 Needle galaxy, 





    
        

            Sergiy_Vakulenko