Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Coma Berenices (Com)  ·  Contains:  Black Eye Galaxy  ·  Black-eye galaxy  ·  Evil Eye Galaxy  ·  M 64  ·  NGC 4826
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M64, 



    
        

            Cedric Raguenaud
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M64

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M64, 



    
        

            Cedric Raguenaud
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M64

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
SkyWatcher 250/1000 CF Imaging Newtonian
Imaging Cameras
QHYCCD 183C
Mounts
Skywatcher EQ8 pro
Accessories
Home made focuser · Baader MPCC Mark III Coma Corrector
Software
PixInsight 1.8 Ripley · Gimp 2.10
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
TS-Optics OAG
Guiding Cameras
ZWO ASI120MM

Acquisition details

Dates:
March 25, 2019 ·  March 26, 2019 ·  March 27, 2019 ·  March 30, 2019 ·  April 1, 2019
Frames:
143x600" (23h 50') (gain: 11.00) -10°C bin 1x1
Integration:
23h 50'
Avg. Moon age:
22.37 days
Avg. Moon phase:
48.30%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
4.00
Mean SQM:
21.71

RA center: 12h56m42s.591

DEC center: +21°4050.38

Pixel scale: 0.889 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -88.289 degrees

Field radius: 0.310 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 2048x1461

Locations: WOPA Observatory, Near Matha, Charente-Maritime, France

Data source: Own remote observatory

Description

This is an image from a year ago. I found it really difficult to process because I was getting a very large halo I hadn't expected looking at other images of M64.

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M64, 



    
        

            Cedric Raguenaud