Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 63  ·  NGC 5055  ·  Sunflower Galaxy
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M 63 The Sunflower Galaxy, 



    
        

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M 63 The Sunflower Galaxy
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M 63 The Sunflower Galaxy

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M 63 The Sunflower Galaxy, 



    
        

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M 63 The Sunflower Galaxy
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M 63 The Sunflower Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher 200/1000 Newton 8" PDS

Imaging cameras: Canon 1300D mod. 1300d

Mounts: Sky-Watcher EQ6-R Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: William Optics GT71 Apo William Optics GT-71 Apo

Guiding cameras: ZWO AS120MM-Mini

Software: PixInsight PinInsight  ·  Photoshop CS 6 photoshop CS6  ·  Phd2  ·  apt  ·  Sequence Generator Pro  ·  AstroPixel Processor

Filters: IDAS LPS D2


Dates:April 22, 2020

Frames:IDAS LPS D2: 82x300" (6h 50') ISO800

Integration: 6h 50'

Darks: 50

Flats: 50

Bias: 50

Avg. Moon age: 28.98 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.34%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Temperature: 9.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3468245

RA center: 13h15m41s

DEC center: +42°0144

Pixel scale: 0.881 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 3.121 degrees

Field radius: 0.520 degrees


Resolution: 3489x2424

Locations: Gartensternwarte, Jever, Niedersachsen, Germany

Data source: Backyard

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M 63 The Sunflower Galaxy, 



    
        

            Stefan-Harry-Thrun