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



    
        

            Gianni Cerrato
M51 - The Whirpool Galaxy
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Technical card


Dates:April 9, 2015

Frames:
16x280" ISO1600 -10C bin 1x1
12x240" ISO2500 -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 2.0 hours

Darks: ~10

Flats: ~17

Avg. Moon age: 19.46 days

Avg. Moon phase: 77.04%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

Temperature: 5.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 754304

RA center: 13h 30' 27"

DEC center: +47° 13' 58"

Orientation: -38.841 degrees

Field radius: 0.324 degrees


Resolution: 2402x1600

Locations: Fubine (AL), Felizzano, AL, Italy

Description

still the first stack, processed this night very sleepy two hours until 3 a.m. - even the beers could have affected and I have to improve the framing with C11 for sure :)) do not be too picky, cheers anche clear skies!

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