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Contains:  NGC 5477, NGC 5473, M 101, NGC 5457
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M101 Pinwheel Galaxy, 





    
        

            Jens Zippel
M101 Pinwheel Galaxy

M101 Pinwheel Galaxy

Technical card

Resolution: 2500x1994

Dates:April 16, 2015

Frames:
Astronomik L 31mm: 18x600"
Asronomik RGB 31mm: 50x300"

Integration: 7.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 26.91 days

Avg. Moon phase: 7.55%

Astrometry.net job: 628583

RA center: 210.818 degrees

DEC center: 54.349 degrees

Orientation: 87.018 degrees

Field radius: 0.852 degrees

Locations: Upper Borg Observatory, Bremen, Bremen, Germany

Description

First light with my new Atik 460 EXm. The final image is with additional data from a second night and completely new processed with drizzle integration. This improves the image quality a lot.

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Jens Zippel
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