Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  NGC 4244
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NGC 4244

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NGC 4244, 



    
        

            Benny Colyn
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NGC 4244

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron Rowe-Ackermann Schmidt Astrograph 8"

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI183MC Pro

Mounts: AZ-EQ6GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Omegon Microspeed Guide Scope 50mm

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI290MM Mini

Software: Seqence Generator Pro  ·  Astro Pixel Processor  ·  Pixinsight

Filters: Baader Neodymium Moon & SkyGlow


Dates:April 24, 2020April 25, 2020

Frames:Celestron LPI Filter for the 8” RASA: 120x60" (2h)

Integration: 2h

Avg. Moon age: 1.72 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.54%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 7.00


RA center: 12h17m29s.81

DEC center: +37°4822.10

Pixel scale: 1.240 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -0.401 degrees

Field radius: 0.688 degrees

More info:Open 


Resolution: 3200x2400

Locations: Home, Gent, Oost-Vlaanderen, Belgium

Data source: Backyard

Description

NGC 4244, also Caldwell 26, is an edge-on loose spiral galaxy in the constellation Canes Venatici, and is part of the M94 Group or Canes Venatici I Group, a galaxy group relatively close to the Local Group containing the Milky Way.

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