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Contains:  M 51, NGC 5194, NGC 5195, Whirlpool galaxy
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Selfmade Newton 16" F4

Imaging cameras: SBIG STF-8300M

Mounts: Astro Physics AP1200 GTO3

Guiding cameras: Lodestar X2

Software: DeepSky Stacker  ·  Fitswork  ·  DC-3 Dreams ACP Scheduler  ·  Star Tools

Filters: Baader LRGB 36mm

Accessory: SBIG Filter Wheel FW8-8300  ·  Explore Scientific HR Coma Corrector


Dates:March 23, 2015

Frames: 250x60"

Integration: 4.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 3.51 days

Avg. Moon phase: 13.31%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 587980

RA center: 13h 29' 53"

DEC center: +47° 12' 54"

Orientation: 87.661 degrees

Field radius: 0.211 degrees


Resolution: 1801x1314

Locations: Sternwarte Eckdorf, Brühl, NRW, Germany

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