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Observation by James Weightman: M104 + asterisms v2

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James Weightman

Observer

James Weightman

Observed

2021 Apr 17 - 21:00

Uploaded

2021 Apr 18 - 10:32

Objects

M104

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Constellation

Corvus

Field centre

RA: 12h37m
Dec: -11°52'
Position angle: -51°57'

Field size

1°16' × 0°57'

Equipment
  • 80mm f/5 refractor; Atik Infinity camera; EQ5 mount
Exposure

40 X 15 secs = 10mins, live stack

Location

Cirencester, Glos, UK

Target name

M104 region + nearby asterisms; Corvus - Virgo border

Title

M104 + asterisms v2

About this image

Revision and hopefully improvement of earlier version, now using Atik Infinity live view camera. Asterisms are "little sagitta" ("jaws" to some) and "stargate".

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