Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  NGC 4627  ·  NGC 4631
Whale Galaxy, 



    
        

            Robin Clark - EAA imager
Whale Galaxy
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Whale Galaxy

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)
Whale Galaxy, 



    
        

            Robin Clark - EAA imager
Whale Galaxy
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Whale Galaxy

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron SCT 8” Celestron 8" SCT

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 385MC

Mounts: Celestron Evolution Alt-Az Mount

Focal reducers: Meade f/3.3 Focal Reducer

Software: SharpCap Pro 3.2

Filters: Astronomik L2 UV/IR Cut


Dates:May 23, 2019

Frames: 21x15" (5' 15")

Integration: 5' 15"

Avg. Moon age: 19.28 days

Avg. Moon phase: 78.67%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2708207

RA center: 12h 42' 2"

DEC center: +32° 31' 55"

Pixel scale: 0.996 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 99.353 degrees

Field radius: 0.308 degrees


Resolution: 1936x1096

Locations: Home, Tucson, Arizona, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

SharpCap Pro live stacking with master dark.

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Whale Galaxy, 



    
        

            Robin Clark - EAA imager