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Contains:  IC 4263, M 51, NGC 5194, NGC 5195, Whirlpool Galaxy
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M51 - Whirlpool Galaxy, 



    
        

            HixonJames

M51 - Whirlpool Galaxy

Technical card


Dates:April 18, 2020

Frames:
ZWO 36mm B: 18x120" (gain: 139.00) -20C
ZWO 36mm G: 17x120" (gain: 139.00) -20C
ZWO 36mm R: 17x120" (gain: 139.00) -20C
Optolong L-Pro: 163x60" (gain: 139.00) -20C

Integration: 4.5 hours

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~50

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 25.40 days

Avg. Moon phase: 18.06%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 8.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3456251

RA center: 13h 29' 53"

DEC center: +47° 11' 45"

Pixel scale: 1.461 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.444 degrees

Field radius: 0.520 degrees


Resolution: 2000x1600

Locations: Backyard, Columbus, Ohio, United States

Data source: Backyard

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M51 - Whirlpool Galaxy, 



    
        

            HixonJames