Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Virgo (Vir)  ·  Contains:  NGC 5740  ·  NGC 5746
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NGC 5746 Edge-On Spiral Galaxy in Virgo, 



    
        

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NGC 5746 Edge-On Spiral Galaxy in Virgo

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NGC 5746 Edge-On Spiral Galaxy in Virgo, 



    
        

            Elmiko
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NGC 5746 Edge-On Spiral Galaxy in Virgo

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron 8 inch SCT
Imaging Cameras
Zwo ASI 533MC Pro
Mounts
Orion Azeq Atlas pro
Filters
Optolong UV-IR · Zwo Filter Drawer
Accessories
Celestron Focus Motor for SCT · Meade 0.63x Reducer
Software
PHD2 · PixInsight · Eqmod ,Stellarium, Astrotortilla, Nebulosity 4 (EQMOD, Stellarium, Stellarium Scope, PHD, Backyard EOS, Astro Tortilla Nebulosity 4)
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Astro Tech (ASTRO TECH AT66ED Guiding)
Guiding Cameras
Orion Starshoot Autoguider

Acquisition details

Dates:
May 12, 2021
Frames:
Optolong UV-IR: 97x120" (3h 14') (gain: 100.00) -1°C
Integration:
3h 14'
Darks:
30
Flats:
20
Bias:
50
Avg. Moon age:
0.63 days
Avg. Moon phase:
0.45%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
4.00

RA center: 14h44m35s.248

DEC center: +01°5428.15

Pixel scale: 0.792 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -102.254 degrees

Field radius: 0.347 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 2233x2228

Locations: Picket Post Bortle 4, Superior, Arizona, United States

Data source: Traveller

Description

NGC 5746 is a Edge- On Spiral Galaxy in Virgo. It lies 88 million light years away.

NGC 5740, on the top right of the image is another Spiral Galaxy that lies further away at 95 million light years.

Captured from the dark site. Seeing 7/10

I know it's not a Feigenbaum, but I will keep practicing! Lol!😆

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