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Contains:  M 104, M104, NGC 4594, PGC3097710, PGC962963, PGC964710, PGC964919, Sombrero Galaxy, Sombrero galaxy
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Imaging telescopes or lenses: APM Telescopes TMB - LZOS Apo refractor 152/1200

Imaging cameras: QSI 6120wsg-8

Mounts: 10Micron GM2000HPS II

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar Autoguider X2

Filters: Astrodon Blue  ·  Astrodon Lum  ·  Green  ·  Red  ·  Astrodon SII 5nm  ·  Astrodon OIII 3 nm  ·  Astrodon 5nm H-Alpha filter

Astrodon Blue: 30x300" bin 1x1
Green: 30x300" bin 1x1
Astrodon Lum: 78x300" bin 1x1
Red: 30x300" bin 1x1

Integration: 14.0 hours job: 3393329

RA center: 12h 39' 57"

DEC center: -11° 37' 6"

Pixel scale: 0.534 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -6.641 degrees

Field radius: 0.232 degrees

Resolution: 2403x2015

Locations: e-Eye, Fregenal de la Sierra, Extramadura, Spain

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: e-EyE Extremadura


This has always been one of my favourite galaxies, not just because of its resemblance to a flying saucer!



Peter Goodhew
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            Peter Goodhew