Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Virgo (Vir)  ·  Contains:  NGC 5360  ·  NGC 5364  ·  NGC5360  ·  NGC5364

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    NGC5363/5364 group

    Image of the day 10/24/2020

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      NGC5363/5364 group

      Imaging telescopes or lenses: Lacerta Photonewton

      Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM-Cool

      Mounts: Skywatcher AZ-EQ6

      Guiding telescopes or lenses: Lacerta Guidescope32

      Guiding cameras: Lacerta Mgen3

      Software: Photoshop  ·  Pleiades Astrophoto, S.L. Pix Insight  ·  APT - Astro Photography Tool APT 3.13

      Filters: Astronomik LRGB 31mm

      Accessory: Skywatcher/Lacerta GPU comacorrector


      Dates:May 17, 2020

      Frames: 122x180"

      Integration: 6.1 hours

      Avg. Moon age: 24.77 days

      Avg. Moon phase: 23.50%


      Astrometry.net job: 3928217

      RA center: 13h 56' 1"

      DEC center: +5° 0' 51"

      Pixel scale: 1.037 arcsec/pixel

      Orientation: 0.433 degrees

      Field radius: 0.172 degrees


      Resolution: 951x719

      Locations: my little astrofarm, Weppersdorf, Austria

      Data source: Backyard

      Description

      This appealing group is located in the western portion of Virgo, just about 10 degrees south of Arcturus. The spiral Ngc5364 is of type Sbc and lenticular NGC5364 is a S0 with a distinctly wound band of darker material seen against the center. Distances are 55 and 65 million lightyears respectively. On the right edge numerous small galaxies are visible, they are members of the Abell1809 cluster.

      Lacerta Photonewton 10" f/4 with ASI1600 and Astronomik LRGB Deepsky filters. Mount AZEQ6 guided by Mgen3.

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