Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  IC 4263  ·  M 51  ·  NGC 5194  ·  NGC 5195  ·  Whirlpool galaxy
M51, 



    
        

            Peter Schmitz
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M51

M51, 



    
        

            Peter Schmitz
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M51

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion UK ODK 16"
Imaging Cameras
Canon 5D mk II modifiziert
Mounts
Astro-Physics 1200 GTO
Software
Photoshop · AstroArt 5 · ACDSee 7
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Skywatcher 80 ED Black Diamond
Guiding Cameras
Astrolumina ALCCD 5.2

Acquisition details

Dates:
May 5, 2015
Frames:
18x300" (1h 30') ISO400
Integration:
1h 30'
Darks:
16
Flats:
20
Avg. Moon age:
16.06 days
Avg. Moon phase:
98.10%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 629443

RA center: 13h29m24s.2

DEC center: +47°0809

Orientation: -1.106 degrees

Field radius: 0.436 degrees

Resolution: 5348x3576

Locations: Sternwarte, Hildesheim, Niedersachsen, Germany

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