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.
10Micron GM2000 HPS II mount
ATIK 16200 at -25C