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



    
        

            Florian Kolbe
M51
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M51

M51, 



    
        

            Florian Kolbe
M51
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M51

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TS Triplet APO 80/480

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 550D

Mounts: HEQ5 Pro SynScan

Software: Fitswork 4.47  ·  Deep Sky Stacker 3.3.4


Dates:June 16, 2012

Frames: 6x120" (12')

Integration: 12'

Avg. Moon age: 26.71 days

Avg. Moon phase: 8.77%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 553087

RA center: 13h29m53s

DEC center: +47°1218

Pixel scale: 1.850 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -88.749 degrees

Field radius: 0.463 degrees


Resolution: 1500x1000

Data source: Traveller

Description

6 Lights processed with DSS (Median since one light had a satellite track), and Fitswork.

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M51, 



    
        

            Florian Kolbe