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


            Dean Salman
Whirlpool Galaxy Messier 51

Whirlpool Galaxy Messier 51

Technical card

Resolution: 3050x2332

Dates:Jan. 2, 2017

Luminance: 12x1200" bin 1x1
Astrodon RGB filter set: 54x600" bin 2x2

Integration: 13.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 4.01 days

Avg. Moon phase: 17.10% job: 1396023

RA center: 202.592 degrees

DEC center: 47.139 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.794 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -179.631 degrees

Field radius: 0.423 degrees

Locations: Deep Sky Observatory, Doloris, CO, United States



Dean Salman
License: None (All rights reserved)

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Whirlpool Galaxy Messier 51, 


            Dean Salman