NGC 4567 & NGC 4568

 

NGC 4567 and NGC 4568 ( the Siamese Twins or the Butterfly Galaxies) are a set of spiral galaxies about 60 million light-years away in the constellation Virgo.

 

Technical Details:

Optics: ASA N 12 Astrograph at /6.8
Mount: ASA DDM 85
Camera: SBIG STL-11000M
Filters: Astronomik LRGB filter set
Dates/Times: 23 May 2012
Location: Younets
Exposure Details: L = 30 min, R = 30 min; G = 30 min; B = 30 min.
Subexposures: 10 minutes
Acquisition: CCD Soft
Processing: PixInsight, Photoshop CS
     
 

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