Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Coma Berenices (Com)  ·  Contains:  IC 3478  ·  M 88  ·  M 91  ·  NGC 4501  ·  NGC 4516  ·  NGC 4548
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M88, M91, and Oodles of Faint Fuzzies, 



    
        

            Morris Yoder
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            Morris Yoder
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M88, M91, and Oodles of Faint Fuzzies

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: OPT/TPO 10" Imaging Newtonian

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY168C

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ6R Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Astromania 60mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI224MC

Software: PHD2 Guiding  ·  Deep sky stacker  ·  Astro Photography Tool - APT  ·  Photoshop CS6

Filters: Baader neodymium 2" UV/IR Cut

Accessory: ZWO EAF Electronic Auto Focuser  ·  TeleVue Paracorr2


Dates:Jan. 18, 2021

Frames:ZWO IR/UV Cut 1.25": 51x240" (gain: 10.00) -30C

Integration: 3.4 hours

Darks: ~40

Flats: ~40

Bias: ~40

Avg. Moon age: 5.24 days

Avg. Moon phase: 27.97%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4268838

RA center: 12h 33' 41"

DEC center: +14° 28' 12"

Pixel scale: 0.852 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 180.852 degrees

Field radius: 0.665 degrees


Resolution: 4807x2907

Locations: Celestial Window Observatory, Montezuma, GA, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

It never ceases to amaze me the amount of tiny galaxies visible in photos from the Leo, Coma, and Virgo areas.

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M88, M91, and Oodles of Faint Fuzzies, 



    
        

            Morris Yoder