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M59, M60 and Friends in Virgo, 



    
        

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M59, M60 and Friends in Virgo

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi Epsilon 180ED

Imaging cameras: SBIG STT 8300M

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Takahashi Epsilon 180ED

Guiding cameras: SBIG STT 8300M

Software: PixInsight  ·  Maxim DL

Filters: Baader LRGB 1.25'' Filters


Dates:March 24, 2014

Frames: 25x200" (1h 23' 20")

Integration: 1h 23' 20"

Avg. Moon age: 22.61 days

Avg. Moon phase: 45.08%


Astrometry.net job: 4281830

RA center: 12h 42' 1"

DEC center: +11° 38' 6"

Pixel scale: 10.519 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.900 degrees

Field radius: 1.156 degrees


Resolution: 620x492

Locations: Stanford Faculty Observatory (Bortle 6 SQM 18.6), Stanford, California, United States

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Continuing to learn to use my new Takahashi. Processing is very simple in PI.

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