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Observation by Peter Tickner: Messier 64 - 'Blackeye' galaxy

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Peter Tickner

Observer

Peter Tickner

Observed

2021 Apr 13 - 22:35

Uploaded

2021 Apr 15 - 01:39

Objects

M64

Equipment
  • ZWO ASI071MC Pro
  • Luminance filter
  • OAG
  • 14inch f/10 LX200ACF SCT
  • EQ8 mount
Location

Urban Berkshire

Target name

Messier 64 - the 'Blackeye' galaxy

Title

Messier 64 - 'Blackeye' galaxy

About this image

Imaged after a nightmare morning when my mount lost its positional data and EQMOD and ASCOM fell out with each other as well.  The early part of the evening was spent re-orienting and de-clutching the mount until back in sync again.

Peter

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