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            Bernd Neumann
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M51

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TS Optics GSIMN6

Imaging cameras: ALCCD8L

Mounts: EQ 6 Pro EQ6 PRO Synscan

Guiding telescopes or lenses: TS OAG 9mm

Guiding cameras: Atik 16IC


Dates:May 16, 2015

Frames: 10x600"

Integration: 1.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.70 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.74%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 820047

RA center: 13h 29' 24"

DEC center: +47° 19' 40"

Pixel scale: 2.972 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -154.186 degrees

Field radius: 1.120 degrees


Resolution: 620x379

Locations: Heimsternwarte, Hilden, NRW, Germany

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M51, 



    
        

            Bernd Neumann