Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  Benetnasch (ηUMa)  ·  M 51  ·  NGC 5194  ·  The star 21CVn  ·  The star 24CVn  ·  The star Alkaid  ·  Whirlpool Galaxy
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The cutest little M51 ever!, 



    
        

            Dan Kordella
The cutest little M51 ever!
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The cutest little M51 ever!

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
The cutest little M51 ever!, 



    
        

            Dan Kordella
The cutest little M51 ever!
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The cutest little M51 ever!

Technical card

Imaging cameras: Atik One 6MP

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G

Software: PixInsight  ·  Alignmaster by Matthias Garzarolli EQ align  ·  Maxim DL Pro 5

Filters: Baader Planetarium Red 1.25"  ·  Baader Planetarium Green 1.25"


Dates:May 24, 2016

Frames:
Baader Planetarium Blue 1.25": 4x600" (40') -10C bin 2x2
Baader Planetarium Green 1.25": 4x500" (33' 20") -10C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium Red 1.25": 5x300" (25') -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 1h 38' 20"

Avg. Moon age: 17.19 days

Avg. Moon phase: 93.48%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3862510

RA center: 13h 28' 52"

DEC center: +47° 6' 39"

Pixel scale: 9.758 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.254 degrees

Field radius: 4.385 degrees


Resolution: 2527x2020

Data source: Traveller

Description

Using Tokina 100mm f/2.8

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The cutest little M51 ever!, 



    
        

            Dan Kordella