Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Ursa Major (UMa)  ·  Contains:  M 101  ·  NGC 5457  ·  NGC 5477
Pinwheel Galaxy (M101), 



    
        

            Peter Strapp
Pinwheel Galaxy (M101)
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Pinwheel Galaxy (M101)

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
GSO 8" f/4 Newtonian
Imaging Cameras
Canon EOS 1100D / Rebel T3 / Kiss X50
Mounts
HEQ5 Pro
Filters
Light pollution filter
Accessories
Baader Planetarium MPCC coma corrector
Software
Photoshop · DSS DeepSky Stacker · Guidemaster · Cartes du Ciel · BackyardEOS
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Skywatcher Heritage 130P
Guiding Cameras
Phillips SPC900NC

Acquisition details

Dates:
July 6, 2011
Frames:
38x240" (2h 32')
Integration:
2h 32'
Avg. Moon age:
5.47 days
Avg. Moon phase:
30.16%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 311467

RA center: 14h03m20s.6

DEC center: +54°2146

Pixel scale: 3.072 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -87.961 degrees

Field radius: 0.537 degrees

Resolution: 620x542

Data source: Backyard

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Pinwheel Galaxy (M101), 



    
        

            Peter Strapp