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Contains:  NGC 5195, Whirlpool galaxy, M 51, NGC 5194, IC 4263
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M51 in Canes Venatici, 





    
        

            Nurinniska
M51 in Canes Venatici

M51 in Canes Venatici

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:GSO Newton 8" f/6

Imaging camera:QHY8L

Mount:Selfmade Fork mount

Guiding telescope or lens:Bresser Skylux 70/700

Guiding camera:Astrolumina ALccd5.2

Software:photoshopDeepSkyStackerNebulosity

Accessory:Baader Planetarium MPCC

Resolution: 3005x1972

Dates:Feb. 28, 2016Feb. 29, 2016March 1, 2016March 2, 2016

Frames: 42x1200" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 14.0 hours

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~60

Avg. Moon age: 21.28 days

Avg. Moon phase: 58.96%

Astrometry.net job: 994486

RA center: 202.452 degrees

DEC center: 47.223 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.337 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.687 degrees

Field radius: 0.668 degrees

Description

This was quite tricky to process because of moonlight and occasional cloudiness.

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M51 in Canes Venatici, 





    
        

            Nurinniska