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T124 - Needle Galaxy - COM

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WOW! The best edge-on! Hub seen bisected in large scopes. Exquisitely beautiful!

Object Information

Name T124 - Needle Galaxy - COM
Type Spiral Galaxy
Constellation Coma Berenices
Catalogue NGC 4565

Acquisition / Processing

Exposure All TAAS Objects:
FOV = About 1 degree in width
All faint objects are L - 6 x 600 sec Bin 1 = 1 Hr.
All bright objects are L - 6 x 300 sec Bin 1 - 0.5 Hr.
Telescope AP 160 @ f7.7
Camera SBIG ST-8300
Guiding SBIG SG4 / Tak 90
Mount AP 900GTO
Filters Astrodon-Gen 1 LRGB
Location San Pedro Creek, NM
Date April 30, 2011

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