Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Coma Berenices (Com)  ·  Contains:  NGC 4565

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    NGC 4565 (Needle Galaxy), 



    
        

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    NGC 4565 (Needle Galaxy)

    Image of the day 04/17/2014

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      NGC 4565 (Needle Galaxy), 



    
        

            DetlefHartmann
      NGC 4565 (Needle Galaxy)
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      NGC 4565 (Needle Galaxy)

      Equipment

      Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
      DIY 443/2048 Newtonian f4.6
      Imaging Cameras
      SBIG ST-10XME
      Mounts
      Sideres Sideres 85
      Filters
      SBIG CFW-9
      Accessories
      Baader RCC I, Rowe Coma Corrector (2956800) · SBIG AO-8
      Software
      Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight

      Acquisition details

      Dates:
      March 5, 2013 ·  March 30, 2014
      Frames:
      76×300(6h 20′) -30°C
      Integration:
      6h 20′
      Avg. Moon age:
      26.00 days
      Avg. Moon phase:
      21.67%
      Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
      2.00
      Mean SQM:
      21.50
      Mean FWHM:
      2.50

      Basic astrometry details

      Astrometry.net job: 3250549

      RA center: 12h36m19s.9

      DEC center: +25°5924

      Pixel scale: 0.342 arcsec/pixel

      Orientation: 359.953 degrees

      Field radius: 0.245 degrees

      Resolution: 4264x2896

      File size: 3.8 MB

      Data source: Own remote observatory

      Description

      NGC 4565 technical data / Telescope: Newtonian (d=443mm, f=2048mm) / Location: Emberger Alm, Kaernten, Austria / Camera: SBIG ST-10XME with AO-8 and CFW-9 / Exposure: 6.33 hours (luminance 43x5 min. bin 1x1, red 9x5 min. bin 2x2, green 8x5 min. bin 2x2, blue 16x5 min. bin 2x2)

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      NGC 4565 (Needle Galaxy), 



    
        

            DetlefHartmann