Celestial hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  IC 4263  ·  IC 4277  ·  M 51  ·  NGC 5194  ·  NGC 5195  ·  Whirlpool Galaxy
M51 - The Whirlpool Galaxy, 



    
        

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M51 - The Whirlpool Galaxy

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M51 - The Whirlpool Galaxy

Acquisition details

Dates:
April 20, 2010
Frames:
18×600(3h) ISO1600 10°C bin 1×1
Integration:
3h
Darks:
30
Flats:
30
Bias:
30
Avg. Moon age:
6.05 days
Avg. Moon phase:
36.01%
Mean SQM:
20.16

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 5088703

RA center: 13h30m09s.6

DEC center: +47°1416

Pixel scale: 2.215 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 78.507 degrees

Field radius: 0.435 degrees

Resolution: 1200x751

File size: 157.4 KB

Locations: Valleyview - AB, None

Description

M51 - The Whirlpool Galaxy

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