Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Virgo (Vir)  ·  Contains:  M 104  ·  NGC 4594  ·  Sombrero Galaxy
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M104 - Sombrero Galaxy
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M104 - Sombrero Galaxy

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M104 - Sombrero Galaxy, 



    
        

            David N Kidd
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M104 - Sombrero Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Altair Astro Wave Series 115 F7 ED Triplet APO  ·  William Optics GTF-81 Apo Triplet

Imaging cameras: Atik 314L+  ·  Starlight Xpress Trius PRO-694 Mono

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ6-R Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Teleskop-Service TS 50mm APO Doublet

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar x2

Software: PHD guiding  ·  DeepSkyStacker  ·  Sequence Generator Pro  ·  Adobe Photoshop CS3  ·  Nebulosity

Filters: Baader Planetarium Luminance  ·  Optolong LRGB 1.25"

Accessory: ZWO EAF Electronic Auto Focuser  ·  Starlight Xpress USB Filter Wheel 7x1.25"  ·  HitecAstro Mount Hub Pro V4  ·  SkyShed Pod Observatory  ·  Rigel nStep Focuser  ·  Bright Star Astro Quantum Filter Wheel


Dates:April 24, 2020

Frames:
Baader Planetarium Luminance: 11x600" (1h 50') -15C
Optolong LRGB 1.25": 30x490" (4h 5') -10C

Integration: 5h 55'

Flats: ~15

Bias: ~15

Avg. Moon age: 1.26 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.79%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3880637

RA center: 12h 39' 59"

DEC center: -11° 37' 37"

Pixel scale: 1.403 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.383 degrees

Field radius: 0.244 degrees


Resolution: 1000x750

Locations: Home Observatory, Gosport, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard

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M104 - Sombrero Galaxy, 



    
        

            David N Kidd