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Contains:  NGC 4461, NGC 4458, IC 3393, IC 3382, NGC 4438, The Eyes, NGC 4435, NGC 4425, IC 3355, NGC 4413, M 86, NGC 4406, NGC 4402, NGC 4388, NGC 4387, IC 3303, M 84, NGC 4374
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Markarian's Chain - NGC 4374, 


            Alessandro Merga...
Markarian's Chain - NGC 4374

Markarian's Chain - NGC 4374

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Sky-Watcher Quattro 10 f/4 Carbon fiber

Imaging camera:Canon EOS 450D Baader

Mount:Sky-Watcher NEQ6

Guiding telescope or lens:Sky-Watcher 70/500

Guiding camera:Magzero MZ-5m

Software:Adobe Photoshop CS6

Filter:Astronomik CLS 2"

Accessory:Baader MPCC

Resolution: 4260x2812

Dates:March 29, 2014

Frames: 20x420" ISO800

Integration: 2.3 hours

Darks: ~14

Flats: ~51

Bias: ~36

Avg. Moon age: 28.12 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.24%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00

Temperature: 7.00 job: 222435

RA center: 186.737 degrees

DEC center: 12.971 degrees

Orientation: 142.651 degrees

Field radius: 0.753 degrees

Locations: Lago Delio, Maccagno, Varese, Italy



Alessandro Merga...
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  • Markarian's Chain - NGC 4374, 


            Alessandro Merga...
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    Markarian's Chain - NGC 4374, 


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Sky plot

Sky plot


Markarian's Chain - NGC 4374, 


            Alessandro Merga...