Name: Messier 100
    Other names:  
    Description: spiral galaxy
    Ascension: 12 : 22.9
    Declanation: +15 : 49
    Apparent diameter: 7x6 (arc min)
    Constellation: Coma Berenices
    Magnitude: 9.3
    Distance: 60 million light years!
    Equipment: Meade ETX 90+icx424+focred0.66+extra lens
    Date / Time UTC: 12 april 2005 21:00
    Stacked : 87 of 325
    Exposure time: 30 seconds
    Location: The Hague, The Netherlands
    Other info:

    little color enhanced.

    Pay attention especially to the three faint galaxies nearby.ETX90 in city!

     

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