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Exposure 18 Min.
Film Fujichrome 200
Telescope/lens 1530mm/f4.6
Processing Epson 2450 Photo Scanner, Adobe Photoshop
Date 2004.03.18
Comments NGC4569 is one of the most striking examples of an edge-on galaxy in the whole sky. The central bulge and the dust lane are clearly visible. The distance is somewhat uncertain but values between 25 - 30 million light years are often mentioned.

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