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Contains:  NGC 5195, Whirlpool galaxy, M 51, NGC 5194
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M51 -  Whirlpool Galaxy, 





    
        

            Matthew
M51 -  Whirlpool Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:The Liverpool TelescopeFaulkes Telescope North

Imaging cameras:IO:OFairchild CCD486 BI

Software:PhotoshopDeepSkyStacker

Filters:SDSS-RBessell-VBessell-BSDSS-IH-Alpha-6566

Resolution: 1173x1146

Dates:May 8, 2014

Frames: 45x90"

Integration: 1.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 8.60 days

Avg. Moon phase: 62.83%

Astrometry.net job: 361176

RA center: 13h 29' 53"

DEC center: +47° 12' 7"

Pixel scale: 0.506 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 178.880 degrees

Field radius: 0.115

Locations: Roque de los Muchachos Observatory, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain; Haleakalā Observatory, Pukalani, None

Description

Reprocessed M51 with new data

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Image taken with Faulkes Telescope North operated by Las Cumbres Observatory and the Liverpool Telescope/National Schools Observatory

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M51 -  Whirlpool Galaxy, 





    
        

            Matthew