M89 (NGC 4552)

Type Location r.a. dec. Size Magnitude Distance
Galaxy Virgo 12h35.7 +12°33' 4.2' x 4.2' 9.8 50 Mly

Messier 89 (M89 for short, also known as NGC 4552) is an elliptical galaxy in the constellation Virgo at a distance of about 50 million light-years.


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Date Telescope Binning Exp Time (s) Special processing Notes
April 29, 2006 Centurion
L 1:1
RGB 3:3
L 3x300
R,G,B 300
Max Entropy, LRGB, DDP