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M90 and its rich galaxy region in the constellation Virgo., 



    
        

            Fernando Oliveira de Menezes
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M90 and its rich galaxy region in the constellation Virgo.

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M90 and its rich galaxy region in the constellation Virgo., 



    
        

            Fernando Oliveira de Menezes
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M90 and its rich galaxy region in the constellation Virgo.

Imaging telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher Esprit 150ED ED APO Triplet

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD qhy16200a

Mounts: iOptron CEM60-EC

Guiding telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher Esprit 150ED ED APO Triplet

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY5L-II-M

Software: PixInsight 1.8 PI 1.8  ·  PhotoScape  ·  Photoshop CS6

Filters: Baader 2" LRGB


Dates:April 8, 2020

Integration: 0

Avg. Moon age: 15.22 days

Avg. Moon phase: 99.77%


Astrometry.net job: 3457633

RA center: 12h 37' 41"

DEC center: +13° 8' 7"

Pixel scale: 1.314 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.698 degrees

Field radius: 0.821 degrees


Resolution: 3438x2907

Locations: JALES, JALES, Estado de Sao Paulo, Brazil

Data source: Backyard

Description

M90 is a spiral galaxy, which draws attention and is that this galaxy is approximately 60 million light years from Earth, considering this time, the image we see now would be very close to the real image of the time of the extinction of the dinosaurs (65 million years ago).

***Equipments***:
Apo 150mm
Qhy 16200
08 to 11/04/2020

4.2 hours of exposure.
Jales - SP - Brazil

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M90 and its rich galaxy region in the constellation Virgo., 



    
        

            Fernando Oliveira de Menezes