NGC 4244

Type Location r.a. dec. Size Magnitude Distance
edge on
CVn 12h17.5 +37°49' 16.2' x 2.5' 10 10 Mly

NGC 4244, also Caldwell 26, is an edge-on loose Spiral galaxy in the constellation Canes Venatici at a distance of about 10 million light-years.



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Date Telescope Binning Exp Time (s) Special processing Notes
May 6, 2003 Centurion
L 1:1
RGB 3:1
L 3x300
R,G,B 300
LRGB, Max Entropy, DDP