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M64


Dan Crowson
 

M64 (NGC 4826, UGC 8062 and others) is spiral galaxy located approximately 24 million light-years away in Coma Berenices.

 

Luminance – 24x600s – 240 minutes – binned 1x1

RGB – 10x300s – 50 minutes each – binned 2x2

 

390 minutes total exposure – 6 hours 30 minutes

 

Imaged April 27th and May 11th and 12th, 2020 from Dark Sky New Mexico at Rancho Hidalgo (Animas, New Mexico) with a SBIG STF-8300M on an Astro-Tech AT12RCT at f/8 2432mm.

 

LRGB - https://www.flickr.com/photos/dcrowson/49898343676/sizes/l/

 

Dan

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Dan Crowson                          dcrowson@...
Dardenne Prairie MO               http://www.crowson.com

 


Brian Ottum
 

Great eye detail

 

From: DarkSkyNewMexico@groups.io <DarkSkyNewMexico@groups.io> On Behalf Of Dan Crowson
Sent: Friday, May 15, 2020 1:21 PM
To: 'Dan Crowson' <dcrowson@...>
Subject: [DarkSkyNewMexico] M64

 

M64 (NGC 4826, UGC 8062 and others) is spiral galaxy located approximately 24 million light-years away in Coma Berenices.

 

Luminance – 24x600s – 240 minutes – binned 1x1

RGB – 10x300s – 50 minutes each – binned 2x2

 

390 minutes total exposure – 6 hours 30 minutes

 

Imaged April 27th and May 11th and 12th, 2020 from Dark Sky New Mexico at Rancho Hidalgo (Animas, New Mexico) with a SBIG STF-8300M on an Astro-Tech AT12RCT at f/8 2432mm.

 

LRGB - https://www.flickr.com/photos/dcrowson/49898343676/sizes/l/

 

Dan

----          
Dan Crowson                          dcrowson@...
Dardenne Prairie MO               http://www.crowson.com