M 104

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60 minutes of Luminance, 1x1 Binning.

20 minutes each of Red, Green and Blue, 2x2 Binning.

Five minute sub-frames.

05/28/05


M 104 is also known as the Sombrero Galaxy. It is inclined at only 6 degrees as viewed from Earth, giving it its odd shape.



Image acquired using SBIG St-10XME camera with Astrodon filter set through 12" Meade Lx-200Gps telescope with Celestron .63x reducer.



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