M100

Posted by DaveMitsky
on Tuesday, May 14, 2013

by Dave Mitsky

This 110-second-long image of the spiral galaxy M100 (NGC 5024) in Coma Berenices was captured remotely on May 9, 2013, using the Bradford Robotic Telescope's 14" f/11 Celestron C14 SCT and FLI MicroLine camera located on Tenerife in the Canary Islands.  A Celestron focal reducer yielding an effective focal length of 1877mm at f/5.3 was employed.

For additional information on M100, browse http://messier.seds.org/m/m100.html

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