Simcoe Skies Astronomy

M64 - Blackeye Galaxy

M64 - NGC 4826 - The Blackeye Galaxy

Magnitude: 8.5
Location: Coma Berenices

Date: July 28/05
Exposures: 80
Exposure length: 12 seconds
Amp on setting: OFF
Brightness: 100
Gain: 44
Gamma: 52

Notes: Early experiments in guiding - I had to apply a flat frame to compensate for vertical lines due to tracking, and then used NeatImage as recommended by Jan Timmermans. This program is great for reducing background noise!

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