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Whirlpool Galaxy wide field, 



    
        

            Steed Yu
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Whirlpool Galaxy wide field

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Whirlpool Galaxy wide field, 



    
        

            Steed Yu
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Whirlpool Galaxy wide field

Imaging telescopes or lenses: SharpStar 15028HNT

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY247C

Mounts: iOptron CEM 60

Guiding telescopes or lenses: QHYCCD QHYmini Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: QHY5L-II-M

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto S.L. PixInsight 1.8.8 Ripley  ·  Adobe Photoshop 2020  ·  Astro Photography Tool - APT APT - Astro Photography Tool v3.63

Filters: Optolong 2" UV/IR Cut


Dates:March 22, 2020

Frames:Optolong 2" UV/IR Cut: 40x300" (gain: 2200.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 3.3 hours

Darks: ~100

Flats: ~30

Flat darks: ~30

Avg. Moon age: 27.84 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.21%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00


Astrometry.net job: 3441384

RA center: 13h 29' 51"

DEC center: +47° 11' 37"

Pixel scale: 1.938 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -177.322 degrees

Field radius: 1.946 degrees


Resolution: 6012x4007

Locations: qingshui, Beijing, BeiJing, China

Data source: Traveller

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