NGC 4274

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Object data of NGC4274

Object type: Galaxy (SBab)
Size: 6.8' x 2.4'
Magnitude: 11.3 mag
Constellation: Com
Distance: 45 Mio Ly
Notes: NGC 4274 is a barred spiral galaxy located in the constellation Coma Berenices in a distance of 45 million light years. It is characterised by its overlapping outer arms, forming a ring structure with apparent diameter of 3'. Outside this bright ring the fainter parts of NGC 4274 form a further ring, with a diameter of 6'.

Exposure data

Date: 2021-02-12 until 2021-03-12 (5 nights)
Location: Nussbach / Austria (400m)
Telescope: 12" Newtonian telescope (f=1120mm)
Camera: QSI 660wsg-8 with Astrodon filters
Binning: L 1x1 / RGB 1x1
Mount: ASA DDM85
Exposure time: L 59x8min / RGB 26x8min each
Exposure time total: 18h 16min