NGC 4302   Galaxy                    Click on photo to return to 'Galaxies'                                               Home  
NGC 4302 & NGC 4298
NGC4302
Dreyer description: Large, very moderately extended 177°, eastward of 2.
Magnitude: 12.7
RA: 12h 21m 42.4s  Dec: +14°36'05"  (Epoch 2000)
Azm: 48°54'22"  Alt: -20°33'47"
Rise: 14:28  Transit: 21:19  Set: 04:14
Size: 5.5' x 1.0'

Photo Specifications:

16" F/4.87  Newtonian, ST-8XE, CFW8     5/23/04   Temp. = -23 C

Filter
Exposure time
Number of exposures
Binning
Luminance
16 min
2
1
Red
10 min
2
2
Green
10 min
2
2
Blue
16 min
2
2
Other









Processing;    MaxIm, stretch, align, color combine; PhotoImpact, Final artifact touchup