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Ursa Astronomical Association

NGC 4676A, NGC 4676B - 14.4.2016 at 00.30 Kauhava Observation number 51734

Visibility II / V

Jari Kankaanpää, Lakeuden Ursa

"Mice jump in Berenike's hair."

I decided to try to make the tails of the galaxies visible, even though the sky is already pale and these objects are really dim and distant. Distance 300 million light-years.



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Additional information
  • Observation target
    • Deep space object
  • Designation
    • NGC 4676A, NGC 4676B
    • Heikosti näkyvä
  • Constellation
    • Coma Berenices
  • Brightness in magnitudes
    • 15
  • Darkness
    • Average
  • Seeing
    • Average
Technical information

12 SCT & Nikon D810a

Comments: 3 pcs
Oskari Syynimaa - 18.4.2016 at 19.59 Report this

Hianosti hännät näkyy! :)

Jari Kankaanpää - 18.4.2016 at 22.26 Report this

Kiitoksia Oskari!

Valoa täytyy toki kerätä paljon enemmän kuin nuo n.15min. mitä

kuvassa nyt on.

Mauri Korpi - 19.4.2016 at 07.59 Report this

Hyvällä alulla on tämä ja mielenkiintoinen kohde.  Toivottavasti jatkoa nähdään!

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