Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 51  ·  NGC 5194  ·  NGC 5195  ·  Whirlpool galaxy
Messier 51, 



    
        

            Andrew
Messier 51
Powered byPixInsight

Messier 51

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron 6SE OTA

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 450D / Digital Rebel XSi / Kiss X2

Mounts: Celestron CG-5

Software: DeepSky Stacker 3.3.2

Accessory: Celestron T-Ring for Canon EOS SLR or DSLR Cameras  ·  Celestron T-Adapter 1.25"  ·  Celestron Dual Axis Motor Drive CG5


Dates:June 6, 2014

Frames: 1x120" (2')

Integration: 2'

Avg. Moon age: 7.97 days

Avg. Moon phase: 56.19%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 295294

RA center: 13h 30' 16"

DEC center: +47° 13' 19"

Pixel scale: 0.627 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -28.510 degrees

Field radius: 0.449 degrees


Resolution: 620x413

Locations: Grandma Ruby's, Tehachapi, CA, United States

Comments

Sky plot

Sky plot

Histogram

Messier 51, 



    
        

            Andrew

In these public groups

Cloudy Nights