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Contains:  NGC 5195, Whirlpool galaxy, M 51, NGC 5194, IC 4263
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M51, Whirlpool Galaxy, 


            Thibaut B.
M51, Whirlpool Galaxy

M51, Whirlpool Galaxy

Technical card

Resolution: 639x488

Dates:April 8, 2016

Frames: 2x5"

Integration: 0.0 hours

Darks: ~1

Avg. Moon age: 1.21 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.65%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 2.00

Temperature: 3.00 job: 1032469

RA center: 202.678 degrees

DEC center: 47.275 degrees

Pixel scale: 5.202 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -179.695 degrees

Field radius: 0.581 degrees



Thibaut B.
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M51, Whirlpool Galaxy, 


            Thibaut B.