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Contains:  Sunflower galaxy, M 63, NGC 5055
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Messier 63 with a surrounding triplet, 





    
        

            Kharan
Messier 63 with a surrounding triplet

Messier 63 with a surrounding triplet

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Skywatcher Explorer 200PDS

Imaging camera:Nikon D810A

Mount:Skywatcher NEQ6 PRO Synscan

Guiding telescope or lens:Skywatcher 9x50 finderscope

Guiding camera:QHYCCD QHY5L-IIc

Focal reducer:Baader MPCC Mk III

Software:PixinsightPhotoshop

Accessory:Seletek Armadillo

Resolution: 4110x2499

Dates:April 15, 2018

Frames: 88x300" ISO800 bin 1x1

Integration: 7.3 hours

Darks: ~37

Flats: ~43

Bias: ~223

Avg. Moon age: 28.92 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.42%

Astrometry.net job: 2013817

RA center: 198.983 degrees

DEC center: 41.929 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.003 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 167.403 degrees

Field radius: 0.670 degrees

Locations: Puolivälinkangas - Oulu, Oulu, Finland

Description

This might be the last image of the season. I didn't do any noise reduction because I didn't like the rubbery looking effect (http://kharan.kapsi.fi/astro/m63_dslr_NR_wip5crop.jpg)

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Messier 63 with a surrounding triplet, 





    
        

            Kharan