Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  IC 4263  ·  M 51  ·  NGC 5194  ·  NGC 5195  ·  Whirlpool galaxy
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M51 Whirlpool Galaxy, 



    
        

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M51 Whirlpool Galaxy
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M51 Whirlpool Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Edge HD 1100

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 60Da

Mounts: Skywatcher AZ-EQ6 GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion ShortTube 80 Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY5 - II Mono

Focal reducers: Celestron .7x Focal Reducer

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight Core 1.8  ·  BinaryRivers Corporation Backyard EOS V3 Premium  ·  Stark Labs PHD Giuding v1.14.2  ·  Deep Sky Stacker 3.3.4

Accessory: Starlight Instruments FeatherTouchMicro CPC 11  ·  Toshiba Satellite Laptop


Dates:March 30, 2015

Frames:
15x120" ISO800
20x60" ISO800

Integration: 0.8 hours

Darks: ~25

Flats: ~25

Flat darks: ~25

Bias: ~25

Avg. Moon age: 10.29 days

Avg. Moon phase: 78.96%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 590134

RA center: 13h 29' 43"

DEC center: +47° 11' 38"

Pixel scale: 0.450 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 94.777 degrees

Field radius: 0.379 degrees


Resolution: 5048x3360

Locations: Mi pueblo, Los Fayos, Zaragoza, Spain

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M51 Whirlpool Galaxy, 



    
        

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