- Description: Galaxy Messier 99 in Coma Berenices. Galaxies on the left are
NGC4302 (edge-on) and NGC4298. The elliptical galaxy near the top center is NGC4262. M99 (NGC4254)
is the blue-ish one glowing at magnitude 10.4, covers an area of 5.4 x 4.7 arc minutes.
- Camera: SBIG ST-8XE at -25C
- Filter: SBIG RGB filter set
- Scope: Takahashi FSQ-106N
- Exposure: 1x20 min R, 1x20 min G, 1x20 min B. 60 minutes total exposure time.
- Location: Wilson Coulee Observatory, Ab.
- Date: April 24, 2006