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Contains:  NGC 5850, NGC 5846, NGC 5839
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NGC 5850 and NGC 5846, 





    
        

            Phil Brewer
NGC 5850 and NGC 5846

NGC 5850 and NGC 5846

Technical card

Resolution: 2414x2054

Dates:March 9, 2019April 24, 2019April 27, 2019June 3, 2019

Frames:
Astrodon E-Series Blue filter: 27x300" -15C bin 1x1
Astrodon E-Series Green filter: 26x300" -15C bin 1x1
Astrodon E-Series Red filter: 34x300" -15C bin 1x1
Astrodon E-series Luminance: 48x300" -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 11.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 11.31 days

Avg. Moon phase: 31.23%

Astrometry.net job: 2736130

RA center: 226.656 degrees

DEC center: 1.570 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.391 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 358.492 degrees

Field radius: 0.612 degrees

Locations: Home Backyard, Ida, Michigan, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

Galaxies NGC 5850 (Barred Spiral) and NGC 5846 (Eliptical) in Virgo. Captured in LRGB. There is a fascinating contrast between the structure and color of the spiral galaxy compared to the fuzzy mass of the eliptical.

Images were taken as a time filler while working on other projects. I don't really have the aperture or seeing to do them real justice.

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Phil Brewer
License: Attribution-NonCommercial Creative Commons
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NGC 5850 and NGC 5846, 





    
        

            Phil Brewer

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