Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  M 63  ·  NGC 5055  ·  Sunflower galaxy
"It starting to bloom - Messier 63", 



    
        

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"It starting to bloom - Messier 63"
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"It starting to bloom - Messier 63"

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron EdgeHD 800

Imaging cameras: Atik 460 EX Mono

Mounts: 10 Micron GM 1000 HPS

Focal reducers: Astro Physics CCDT67

Software: PixInsight  ·  CCDciel

Filters: Baader Planetarium LRGB 1.25"

Accessory: Berlebach Planet


Dates:May 8, 2016May 9, 2016

Frames:
13x600" -14C
12x600" -15C

Integration: 4.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.52 days

Avg. Moon phase: 7.32%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1074202

RA center: 13h 15' 49"

DEC center: +42° 1' 48"

Pixel scale: 0.625 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -151.064 degrees

Field radius: 0.280 degrees


Resolution: 620x743

Description

M63, my favorite galaxy. I already tried to image it one year ago , but failed.
Now I came back with more experience and better harvesting equipment.

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"It starting to bloom - Messier 63", 



    
        

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