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Contains:  M 104, NGC 4594, Sombrero Galaxy

Image of the day 06/23/2020

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    Messier 104 - The Sombrero, 


            Casey Good
    Messier 104 - The Sombrero
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    Messier 104 - The Sombrero

    Technical card

    Imaging telescopes or lenses: Planewave CDK14

    Imaging cameras: FLI Proline 16803

    Mounts: Paramount MX+

    Guiding telescopes or lenses: Planewave CDK14

    Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar Autoguider X2

    Software: Sequence Generator Pro  ·  Stark Labs PHD guiding PHD 2

    Filters: L  ·  B  ·  G  ·  R

    Dates:June 15, 2020

    B: 12x300" bin 1x1
    G: 12x300" bin 1x1
    L: 19x900" bin 1x1
    R: 12x300" bin 1x1

    Integration: 7.8 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 24.14 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 29.46%

    Basic astrometry details job: 3606923

    RA center: 12h 39' 44"

    DEC center: -11° 31' 33"

    Pixel scale: 0.714 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 359.637 degrees

    Field radius: 0.539 degrees

    Resolution: 3910x3764

    Data source: Own remote observatory

    Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility



    Casey Good
    License: None (All rights reserved)


    • Final
      Messier 104 - The Sombrero, 


            Casey Good
      Messier 104 - The Sombrero, 


            Casey Good


    Description: Crop of the full data set

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    Messier 104 - The Sombrero, 


            Casey Good

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