Messier 104, Sombrero Galaxy, in Virgo
Imaged by Dale Liebenberg, Port Elizabeth
Exposures: L(12x15min),RGB (7x5min each bin 2x2)
Image scale 0.47 arsec/pixel
Captured with MaximDL, calibrated and colour combined with CCDStack. Processed in PS CS4
Celestron EdgeHD 14-inch, ASA DDM60 mount, SBIG STL11000M camera and Astrodon filters
Astrodon MMOAGguider with SBIG remote guide head, Astrodon Takometer rotator, motorised main focuser with Robofocus and FocusMax
Software: TheSkyX, ACP Planner, ACP, ACP Scheduler, FMax, MaximDL, Photoshop CS4
Find out more about observing the Sombrero Galaxy.
nothing more to see. please move along.