Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Ursa Major (UMa)  ·  Contains:  NGC 4051
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NGC 4051 Seyfert Galaxy in UMa, 



    
        

            Ian Gorin
NGC 4051 Seyfert Galaxy in UMa
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NGC 4051 Seyfert Galaxy in UMa

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NGC 4051 Seyfert Galaxy in UMa, 



    
        

            Ian Gorin
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NGC 4051 Seyfert Galaxy in UMa

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
CELESTRON EdgeHD 14
Imaging Cameras
Atik 460 EX Mono
Mounts
MesuMount200
Filters
Astronomik RGB 1.25" Type IIc · Astronomik L 1.25" Type IIc · Baader Planetarium Ha 7nm
Accessories
Orion Thin OAG · Xagyl Ultra-thin Filter Wheel · Celestron EdgeHD 0.7x
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
CELESTRON EdgeHD 14
Guiding Cameras
Starlight Xpress Loadestar X2

Acquisition details

Dates:
March 19, 2021 ·  March 20, 2021 ·  March 21, 2021
Frames:
Astronomik L 1.25" Type IIc: 28x600" (4h 40') -15C bin 1x1
Astronomik RGB 1.25" Type IIc: 45x300" (3h 45') -15C bin 2x2
Baader Planetarium Ha 7nm: 10x600" (1h 40') -15C bin 4x4
Integration:
10h 5'
Flats:
41
Avg. Moon age:
6.39 days
Avg. Moon phase:
39.67%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
3.00
Temperature:
-3.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4345211

RA center: 12h03m11s.5

DEC center: +44°3158

Pixel scale: 0.345 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 6.679 degrees

Field radius: 0.164 degrees

Resolution: 2735x2042

Data source: Backyard

Description

NGC 4051 is a Seyfert Spiral located in Ursa Major. It was discovered on 6 February 1788 by John Herschel. About 45 million LY from us. Imaged it during 3 nights of clear weather in March of 2021.

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NGC 4051 Seyfert Galaxy in UMa, 



    
        

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