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Contains:  IC 4263, M 51, NGC 5194, NGC 5195, Whirlpool galaxy
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            Chris Spenner
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M51

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TEC 140 APO ED

Imaging cameras: QSI 583ws

Mounts: Takahashi EM 200 Temma 2

Software: Maxim DL5  ·  PixInsight 1.8

Filters: LRGB


Dates:June 30, 2011

Frames: 40x300"

Integration: 3.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 28.65 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.87%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 622928

RA center: 13h 29' 24"

DEC center: +47° 6' 32"

Pixel scale: 1.128 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -98.968 degrees

Field radius: 0.419 degrees


Resolution: 2002x1768

Locations: Golden State Star Party, Adin, CA, United States

Description

Captured at the 2011 Golden State Star Party as a first test of my QSI camera and TEC 140.

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