Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  IC 4263  ·  M 51  ·  NGC 5194  ·  NGC 5195  ·  Whirlpool galaxy
M51, Whirlpool Galaxy, Takahashi E-300, Halley Observatory (NL), 



    
        

            Sören Ottenhof
M51, Whirlpool Galaxy, Takahashi E-300, Halley Observatory (NL)
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M51, Whirlpool Galaxy, Takahashi E-300, Halley Observatory (NL)

M51, Whirlpool Galaxy, Takahashi E-300, Halley Observatory (NL), 



    
        

            Sören Ottenhof
M51, Whirlpool Galaxy, Takahashi E-300, Halley Observatory (NL)
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M51, Whirlpool Galaxy, Takahashi E-300, Halley Observatory (NL)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi Epsilon 300 f3.8

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 450D Full Spectrum

Mounts: Astrotechniek CP-180

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Takahashi Epsilon 300 f3.8

Guiding cameras: Orion StarShoot Autoguider

Software: Adobe Photoshop CS6

Filters: Hutech IDAS LPS-P2 2"


Dates:March 9, 2014March 22, 2014

Frames:Hutech IDAS LPS-P2 2": 60x600"

Integration: 10.0 hours

Darks: ~21

Flats: ~21

Avg. Moon age: 14.36 days

Avg. Moon phase: 63.07%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 689990

RA center: 13h 29' 52"

DEC center: +47° 10' 30"

Pixel scale: 0.954 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -179.298 degrees

Field radius: 0.654 degrees


Resolution: 4129x2710

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M51, Whirlpool Galaxy, Takahashi E-300, Halley Observatory (NL), 



    
        

            Sören Ottenhof