Intermediate Barred-Spiral Galaxy, Virgo
AstroPhysics 175EDF f8
AP 3600GTO "El Capitan"
SBIG FW8G (Guided Filter Wheel)
April 2017. Cave Creek Canyon Observatory, Arizona Sky Village
- Luminance (Astrodon) 90x10 mins = 900 mins
- Red (Astrodon) 25x10 mins = 250 mins
- Green (Astrodon) 24x10 mins = 240 mins
- Blue (Astrodon) 24x10 mins = 240 mins
Total Exposure Time = 27h 10m
Data Imaged remotely over 10 nights during March & April, 2017.
The small Galaxy to the upper left of M61 is NGC 4301, and to the upper right is NGC 4292.
© 2017, David A. Churchill