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M64: The Blackeye Galaxy in Coma Berenices

Right Ascension 12 : 56.7 (h:m)
Declination +21 : 41 (deg:m)
Distance 19000 (kly)
Visual Brightness 8.5 (mag)
Apparent Dimension 9.3x5.4 (arc min)
More information on M64

Exposure: 15 minute exposure (15 x 60 sec.)
Camera: ST-237 @ -30C
Guiding: ST-4 on ST-80 @ f/10
Telescope: 8" F/4 Newtonian
Mount: Losmandy G-11
Processing: Maxim/DL and Photoshop 6.0
Date:4-03-02
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