Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  NGC 4618
NGC 4618 wide field, 


NGC 4618 wide field
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NGC 4618 wide field

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi Epsilon 130D

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 533MC Pro (Cooled)

Dates:April 22, 2020

Frames: 143x260"

Integration: 10.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 28.98 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.34%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3460270

RA center: 12h 41' 38"

DEC center: +41° 8' 49"

Pixel scale: 2.269 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 2.054 degrees

Field radius: 1.037 degrees

Resolution: 2314x2342

Data source: Backyard


In the center we find the interacting galaxy couple NGC 4618 and NGC 4625 and in its surrounding NGC 4655, IC 3713, IC 3723, IC 3726 and many smaller galaxies

I used the ZWO Asi 533 MC-Pro at unity gain and -15° C with a Baader UV/IR Block.


Sky plot

Sky plot


NGC 4618 wide field,