Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  IC 4263  ·  M 51  ·  NGC 5169  ·  NGC 5173  ·  NGC 5194  ·  NGC 5195  ·  Whirlpool galaxy
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M51

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Meade LXD 55 SN6
Mounts
Skywatcher NEQ6 Pro GoTo
Software
Adobe Photoshop CS6
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Meade LXD 55 SN6
Guiding Cameras
Canon EOS 450D modified · QHY5

Acquisition details

Dates:
July 1, 2014
Frames:
23x300" (1h 55')
Integration:
1h 55'
Avg. Moon age:
3.76 days
Avg. Moon phase:
15.18%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 310445

RA center: 13h29m57s.8

DEC center: +47°1113

Pixel scale: 1.882 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -31.297 degrees

Field radius: 0.668 degrees

Resolution: 620x435

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