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M104

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About this observation
Observer
Peter Goodhew FRAS
Time of observation
08/04/2020 - 12:55
Object
M104
Observing location
Fregenal de la Sierra, Spain
Equipment
APM TMB 152 LZOS Refractors
10Micron GM2000 HPS mount
QSI6120wsg8 cameras
Exposure
Astrodon Blue: 30x300" Astrodon Green: 30x300" Astrodon Red: 30x300" Astrodon Luminance: 78x300 Total Integration: 14 hours
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Messier 104 also known as The Sombrero Galaxy, M104 or NGC 4594 is a lenticular galaxy in the constellation Virgo. It is 31.1 million light-years from Earth and has a diameter of approximately 49,000 light-years.

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