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Observation by George Sallit: NGC 4631

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George Sallit

Observer

George Sallit

Observed

2020 Apr 11 - 13:10

Uploaded

2020 May 14 - 13:21

Objects

NGC4631

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Constellation

Canes Venatici

Field centre

RA: 12h42m
Dec: +32°32'
Position angle: +5°43'

Field size

0°20' × 0°15'

Equipment
  • Takahashi 127 refractor
  • 10 Micron GM1000 mount
  • ZWO ASI 1600m CMOS camera
Exposure

L 3 hours RGB 30 mins each

Location

Reading

Target name

Whale Galaxy

Title

NGC 4631

About this image

The image was taken during the recent clear and very steady period at the end of April. All images were unguided. Seeing very good.

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