NGC 4535 Galaxy in Virgo

This fine SAB(s)c-barred spiral galaxy can be found in the constellation of Virgo and in named NGC4535.Its real distance of about 55 mio.light-years makes it appear as a weak
6,9′ × 5,2′ patch in a midsized telescope by a magnitude of about 11.0 mag.

NGC4535 is a member of the Virgo Galaxy-Cluster.It was first seen by William Herschel in 1785. 


position (epoch2000):

RA.: 12h 34m 20.310s
Decl.: +08° 11′ 51.94″


image data:

LRGB image with L = 21x1200s, RGB = 7x1200s each,a total of 14.0 hours

80cm f/7 AstroOptik Keller corrected cassegrain FLI Proline 16803 Astrodon LRGB Gen-II filters

Prompt 7 CTIO/UNC Chile,remote controlled

image processing: Bernd Flach-Wilken


here you have a look to NGC4535 in 72% field-size of our telescope-setup.Look here for full resolution

this is a more detailed view of NGC4535:

here you get a look to this galaxy with ESO´s VLT


Last modified on Friday, 31 May 2019 11:35

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