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Observation by Mark Phillips: NGC4631 C32 Whale Galaxy

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Mark Phillips

Observer

Mark Phillips

Observed

2021 Apr 03 - 21:30

Uploaded

2021 Apr 04 - 16:01

Objects

The Whale Galaxy (NGC4631)

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Constellation

Canes Venatici

Field centre

RA: 12h42m
Dec: +32°31'
Position angle: -15°26'

Field size

0°39' × 0°27'

Equipment
  • 250mm f4.8 Newtonian, MPCC
  • QHY168C @-15°C
  • IDAS P2
  • NINA, APP, Photoshop, Topaz Denoise AI
Exposure

30x240s, darks, flats, bias

Location

Edinburgh, UK

Target name

NGC 4631 C32 Whale Galaxy

Title

NGC4631 C32 Whale Galaxy

About this image

A new one for me, to add to the Astronomical Society of Edinburgh Caldwell Project. Lots of interest in the dust lanes.

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