Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Virgo (Vir)  ·  Contains:  IC 3665  ·  IC 3684  ·  IC 809  ·  M 59  ·  M 60  ·  NGC 4621  ·  NGC 4637  ·  NGC 4638  ·  NGC 4647  ·  NGC 4649
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M59 (right) and M60 (left) in Virgo, 



    
        

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M59 (right) and M60 (left) in Virgo
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M59 (right) and M60 (left) in Virgo

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M59 (right) and M60 (left) in Virgo, 



    
        

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M59 (right) and M60 (left) in Virgo
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M59 (right) and M60 (left) in Virgo

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TEC 160FL

Imaging cameras: SBIG ST- 8300M

Mounts: AP900GTO


Dates:April 24, 2014

Frames: 10x900" (2h 30')

Integration: 2h 30'

Avg. Moon age: 24.49 days

Avg. Moon phase: 26.11%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3767532

RA center: 12h 43' 9"

DEC center: +11° 33' 28"

Pixel scale: 0.962 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.273 degrees

Field radius: 0.541 degrees


Resolution: 3150x2544

Data source: Backyard

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M59 (right) and M60 (left) in Virgo, 



    
        

            elbee