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The Whale and Hockey Stick Galaxies

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#1 bpaczkowski

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Posted 30 June 2020 - 01:44 PM

The Whale Galaxy (NGC 4631) and the Hockey Stick Galaxy (NGC 4656) in the constellation Canes Venatici.   This is the first image taken at my telescope’s new remote location in New Mexico. This is a Luminance+RGB composite image made from a total of 17 hours of data. Processed in PixInsight.

 

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Posted 30 June 2020 - 03:27 PM

Nice, shows what you can do with that big boy gear in the right hands!


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Posted 30 June 2020 - 08:54 PM

superb shot , love the colors , thanks 


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Posted 05 July 2020 - 07:15 PM

Great shot Brian.


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Posted 14 July 2020 - 03:50 AM

Very nice image Brian, be sure to enter it into the ATIK imaging competition :) 

 

https://www.atik-cam...hy-competition/

 

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Posted 16 July 2020 - 12:55 PM

Very nice image Brian, be sure to enter it into the ATIK imaging competition smile.gif

 

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Thanks Vince for the heads up.




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