Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Ursa Major (UMa)  ·  Contains:  M 101  ·  NGC 5422  ·  NGC 5457  ·  NGC 5473  ·  NGC 5474  ·  NGC 5485  ·  The star 86UMa
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M101 - The Pinwheel Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Esprit 80ED

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 450Da

Mounts: Losmandy G11

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Meade 8x50mm Finder/Guider

Guiding cameras: Lacerta MGEN2

Software: PixInsight  ·  Photoshop CS3

Filters: ASTRO HUTECH IDAS LPS 2


Dates:April 9, 2015

Frames:ASTRO HUTECH IDAS LPS 2: 42x600" (7h) ISO800 bin 1x1

Integration: 7h

Darks: 50

Flats: 20

Bias: 75

Avg. Moon age: 19.46 days

Avg. Moon phase: 77.04%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 603959

RA center: 14h03m24s

DEC center: +54°2136

Orientation: 1.677 degrees

Field radius: 1.817 degrees


Resolution: 4237x2724

Locations: Garden Observatory, Schwechat, Lower Austria, Austria

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