ngc4565 LRGB


Chris Heapy

Macclesfield, UK

Scope: Orion Optics ODK12 @ f/6.8
CCD: Atik 490EX @ 1×1 binning
Filters: Baader LRGB
Mount: 10-Micron GM2000HPS
Guide: unguided
Data: 26 x 600s Lum, 8 x 600s R, G and B channels.

ngc4565 is an edge-on galaxy located in Coma Berenicies and is one of my favourite galaxies. It is embedded in a dense field of fainter galaxies and in this image there are more faint background galaxies shown than there are stars!