Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  IC 4263  ·  M 51  ·  NGC 5194  ·  NGC 5195  ·  Whirlpool galaxy
M51, Whirlpool Galaxy, 



    
        

            Vincent Bchm
M51, Whirlpool Galaxy
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M51, Whirlpool Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Meade LXD55 SN 10"

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 500D/Digital Rebel T1i

Mounts: Sky-Watcher NEQ6 Pro SyncScan

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion ShortTube 80mm f/5.0

Guiding cameras: Orion StarShoot AutoGuider

Software: PixInsight  ·  PHD Guiding  ·  APT - Astro Photography Tool

Filters: Astronomik EOS Clip CLS

Accessory: Baader MPCC Mark III


Dates:April 8, 2014April 9, 2014April 10, 2014April 30, 2014May 4, 2014May 5, 2014May 21, 2014May 26, 2014May 27, 2014

Frames:Astronomik EOS Clip CLS: 60x300" ISO800

Integration: 5.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 13.08 days

Avg. Moon phase: 36.54%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1775334

RA center: 13h 29' 55"

DEC center: +47° 13' 1"

Pixel scale: 0.952 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 3.053 degrees

Field radius: 0.702 degrees


Resolution: 4467x2864

Data source: Backyard

Description

LXD55 SN10, NEQ6, EOS 500D, ST80, SSAG

Acquisition : Astro Photography Tool, PHD Guiding
Processing : PixInsight
Addition of 60 images (60x5min, ISO800, f/4)

FoV : 1°11'x45'

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M51, Whirlpool Galaxy, 



    
        

            Vincent Bchm