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Messier 84\86 (and friends), 





    
        

            WJM Observatory

Messier 84\86 (and friends)

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:VC200L

Imaging camera:Canon 40D

Mount:Losmandy GM100

Guiding telescope or lens:SBIG ST-i Autoguiding Kit

Guiding camera:SBIG STi-mono

Focal reducer:Vixen F/6.4 VC200L Reducer

Software:Open Source PHD2 GuidingPixInsightO'Telescope BackyardEOS

Resolution: 800x534

Dates:May 31, 2014

Frames: 21x420"

Integration: 2.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.57 days

Avg. Moon phase: 7.28%

Astrometry.net job: 291895

Locations: William J. Maloney Observatory, Pontotoc, Texas, United States

Description

This is Messier 84 and Messier 86 along with their many friends that are a part of Makarian's Chain.

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Messier 84\86 (and friends), 





    
        

            WJM Observatory

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