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NGC 4536

NGC 4536 is a spiral galaxy in the constellation Virgo.he Virgo cluster.

NGC 4536 has the optical characteristics of an HII galaxy, which means it is undergoing a strong burst of star formation.
This is occurring prominently in the ring that surrounds the bar and nucleus.
Based upon the level of X-ray emission from the core, it may have a small supermassive black hole with 104106 times the mass of the Sun.(WIKI)


Luminance 7 HRS
3 Hrs for RGB (Bin 2)

Total of 10Hrs.

12" LX200 telescope with Starizona F7.5 Reducer/corrector
Mount - ASA DDM 60 PRO
Camera - SBIG ST8300M with BAADER filters.
Imaged from my home observatory in Gan-Yavne, Israel

SBIG ST-8300 CCD Camera
full exif

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