Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Virgo (Vir)  ·  Contains:  IC 3311  ·  IC3303  ·  IC3311  ·  IC3344  ·  IC3349  ·  IC3355  ·  IC3363  ·  IC3382  ·  IC3388  ·  IC3393  ·  IC3432  ·  IC794  ·  M 84  ·  M 86  ·  M84  ·  M86  ·  NGC 4374  ·  NGC 4388  ·  NGC 4402  ·  NGC 4406  ·  NGC 4407  ·  NGC 4425  ·  NGC 4435  ·  NGC 4438  ·  NGC 4459  ·  NGC 4461  ·  NGC 4473  ·  NGC 4474  ·  NGC 4477  ·  NGC4387  ·  And 22 more.
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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explorer Scientific ED102

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 600D T3i

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ6-R Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ZWO 60/280 Guiderscope

Guiding cameras: ZWO 290MM mini

Focal reducers: Stellarvue SFFR102-2 field flattener and 0.8x reducer

Software: SGP  ·  PinInsight 1.8  ·  PHD 2

Filters: Optolong L-Pro 2"

Accessory: QHY PoleMaster PoleMaster  ·  Pegasus Astro Pocket Power Box  ·  Startech Industrial USB3 Hub


Dates:March 26, 2020

Frames: 40x180" (2h)

Integration: 2h

Avg. Moon age: 1.88 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.94%


Astrometry.net job: 3636175

RA center: 12h 27' 33"

DEC center: +13° 6' 3"

Pixel scale: 1.550 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -89.117 degrees

Field radius: 1.346 degrees


Resolution: 5202x3464

Locations: Home observatory, Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Data source: Backyard

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