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Contains:  Sunflower galaxy, M 63, NGC 5055
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M63 - Sunflower Galaxy, 





    
        

            Matthew
M63 - Sunflower Galaxy

M63 - Sunflower Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:Faulkes Telescope SouthFaulkes Telescope North

Imaging camera:Fairchild CCD486 BI

Software:DeepSkyStackerPhotoshop

Filters:SDSS-RBessell-VBessell-B

Resolution: 1024x895

Dates:April 3, 2013

Frames: 25x90"

Integration: 0.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 22.48 days

Avg. Moon phase: 46.46%

Astrometry.net job: 359095

RA center: 198.957 degrees

DEC center: 42.031 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.565 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -179.613 degrees

Field radius: 0.107 degrees

Locations: Haleakalā Observatory, Pukalani, None; Siding Spring Observatory, Sydney, Australia

Description

Was a lot of noise in the blue channel, not completely happy with this one.

Images taken with Faulkes Telescope North and South operated by Las Cumbres Observatory

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License: Attribution-NonCommercial Creative Commons
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M63 - Sunflower Galaxy, 





    
        

            Matthew