Astrophotography of Galaxies

M100 Galaxy, NGC 4321, Super Nova SN2006X

M100 Galaxy, NGC 4321, super nova SN2006X

Date: February 23, 2006

Telescope: Celestron NexStar 8 GPS Alt/Az f/5

Camera: Meade DSI color I

Exposure: 21 1-min subframes (21 min total) unguided

Comments: Atik .5x focal reducer. Maginitude of super nova estimated with AstroArt 3.0

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