Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  NGC 4631  ·  NGC 4656  ·  Whale Galaxy
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Whale and Hockey Stick Galaxies, 



    
        

            William Maxwell
Whale and Hockey Stick Galaxies
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Whale and Hockey Stick Galaxies

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Whale and Hockey Stick Galaxies, 



    
        

            William Maxwell
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Whale and Hockey Stick Galaxies

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro Tech AT66ED

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD 163C

Mounts: Celestron CG-4 MotorDrive

Guiding telescopes or lenses: MEADE 50mm Finder Guidescope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI120MM

Focal reducers: Astro Tech 0.8x Reducer/Flattener

Software: Nighttime Imaging ‘N’ Astronomy  ·  Open Guiding PHD2 Guiding  ·  Astro Pixel Processor  ·  Adobe Photoshop CS4 Photoshop CS4

Filters: Orion SkyGlow Imaging Filter

Accessory: Rigel Systems Focuser


Dates:March 14, 2021

Frames: 190x120" (6h 20')

Integration: 6h 20'

Avg. Moon age: 1.00 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.13%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4325023

RA center: 12h 41' 27"

DEC center: +32° 24' 28"

Pixel scale: 2.408 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 271.078 degrees

Field radius: 1.905 degrees


Resolution: 3413x4561

Data source: Backyard

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Whale and Hockey Stick Galaxies, 



    
        

            William Maxwell

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