Deep Sky Object in Spring
NGC5394, NGC5395 (Galaxies in Canes Venatici)

Date & Time: Apr 17 2004, from 22:19 to 22:38 JST(+0900)にかけての8分露出3コマをコンポジット
Composed 3 shots with 8 minutes exposed
Optical: Meade 25cm(10") Schmidt-Cassegrain with conversion lens (f=1600mm, F6.3)
Auto-guided with Meade LX200 Equatorial & Pictor 201XT
Digital Camera: Fujifilm FinePix S2 Pro
Location: Ooizumi vil., Yamanashi pref.

Camera Settings: Recording Format...12bit CCD-RAW, converted to 16bit TIFF(3024×2016)
CCD Sensitivity...ISO1600, White Balance...Auto

NGC5394 / Galaxy, type SB(s)b pec I-II
R.A.13h 58m 33.8s (2000.0)
Dec.+37° 27' 19" (2000.0)
Apparent Size1.7×1.0'
Radial VelocityN/A
Group of GalaxiesN/A
Other IDsUGC8898, MCG6-31-33
CGCG191-24, PGC49739
NGC5395 / Galaxy, type SA(s)b pec I-II
R.A.13h 58m 38.3s (2000.0)
Dec.+37° 25' 32" (2000.0)
Apparent Size2.7×1.5'
Radial VelocityN/A
Group of GalaxiesN/A
Other IDsUGC8900, MCG6-31-34
CGCG191-26, PGC49747
This image shows you a galaxy pair of NGC5395 and NGC5394 lying in eastern edge of Canes Venatici. A larger spiral is NGC5395, and a northern companion has a number of NGC5394. NGC5395 has a visual brightness of 11th magnitude and a size of less than 3 arc minutes. Both galaxies have warped by closing interaction each other.

NGC5371 & HCG68


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