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M104 the Sombrero galaxy

April 29, 2011
Ocala, FL
Constellation Virgo
~30 million light years distant
6 min exposures stacked in DSS for a total integration time of 1 hour and 12 min.
PS CS5
Astro-Tech 6" Richey-Chretien
Orion 80mm guide scope with SSAG
Canon T1i (Unmodded)
CG-5 mount (Hyper-tuned)
Astronomik CLS light pollution filter
Custom white balance
Here is last years version http:/​/​coatesastrophotography.​com/​p128787716/​h9e9cfc7#​h9e9cfc7

M104 the Sombrero galaxy