Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Coma Berenices (Com)  ·  Contains:  IC 3582  ·  NGC 4562  ·  NGC 4565
NGC4565 test shot, 



    
        

            dr_klahn
NGC4565 test shot
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NGC4565 test shot

NGC4565 test shot, 



    
        

            dr_klahn
NGC4565 test shot
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NGC4565 test shot

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: ATM 12" F/4 Reflector

Imaging cameras: Atik 460 EX Mono

Mounts: OTE Astrotec OTE 150-1

Guiding cameras: Lacerta MGEN v2.03

Focal reducers: MPCC

Software: Pixinsight  ·  Photoline


Dates:April 24, 2014

Frames: 24x180" (1h 12')

Integration: 1h 12'

Avg. Moon age: 24.49 days

Avg. Moon phase: 26.11%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 229343

RA center: 12h 36' 15"

DEC center: +25° 59' 16"

Pixel scale: 0.787 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 101.091 degrees

Field radius: 0.323 degrees


Resolution: 2406x1715

Locations: Balcony (Bad Homburg, Germany), Bad Homburg v.d.H, Hessen, Germany

Data source: Traveller

Description

This is one of my first test shots with my new home made 12" f/4 astrograph.
Collimation is still not perfect, so there is still some remaining work. But at the moment, i am really happy, so i like to share this image with you ;)

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NGC4565 test shot, 



    
        

            dr_klahn