Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 51  ·  NGC 5194  ·  NGC 5195  ·  Whirlpool galaxy
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi TOA-150

Imaging cameras: SBIG ST-8XE

Mounts: Paramount ME

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Takahashi TOA-150

Software: CCDStack  ·  photoshop  ·  Maxim DL


Dates:April 16, 2011

Frames: 11x300" (55')

Integration: 55'

Avg. Moon age: 12.87 days

Avg. Moon phase: 96.01%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 122176

RA center: 13h30m13s.2

DEC center: +47°1127

Pixel scale: 1.379 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -178.070 degrees

Field radius: 0.383 degrees


Resolution: 1600x1200

Locations: iTelescope Mayhill, NM (USA), Mayhill, NM, United States

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