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Messier Catalog - M63


Constellation: Canes Venatici


Time/location: 18. March 2006, Rustadgrenda, Norway
Exposure: 14 x 300 seconds, C8 @ F3, IRB filter, Artemis 285, Artemis Capture
Guiding: Takahashi FS60c and Vesta SC3 bw, K3CCDTools3 & MTSca Pro
Mount: Vixen GPDX (FS60C on counterweight shaft), MTS-3SDI controller
Mag 14 galaxy UGC 8313 is visible in upper right corner.
M63, 29. March 2004. 200 x 5 seconds, C8, F/2.7. Vesta 690K SC3 (using Meade 0.33x focal reducer)