Name: Messier 109
    Other names:  
    Description: spiral galaxy
    Ascension: 11 : 57.6
    Declanation: +53 : 23
    Apparent diameter: 7*4 (arc min)
    Constellation: Ursa Major
    Magnitude: 9.8
    Distance: 45 million light years!
    Equipment: Meade ETX 90+icx424+focred0.66+extra lens
    Date / Time UTC: 4 march 2005 23:30
    Stacked : 185 of 351
    Exposure time: 30 seconds
    Location: The Hague, The Netherlands
    Other info: it was cold outside seeing and transparancy 3(4)/10

     

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