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Contains:  IC 4263, M 51, NGC 5194, NGC 5195, NGC 5198, Whirlpool galaxy
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M51, 



    
        

            Knut Hagen
M51
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M51

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:William optics GT 102mm triplet apo f/6.9

Imaging cameras:Canon 70Da

Mounts:SkyWatcher AZ/EQ6-GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses:80/400

Guiding cameras:Lacerta M-Gen II

Focal reducers:William Optics Flat 6A (0.80)

Software:Photoshop cc 2015DeepskystackerAstronomy Toolslacerta dithering


Dates:Feb. 24, 2017

Frames:
18x300" ISO800
15x600" ISO800

Integration: 4.0 hours

Darks: ~8

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 27.37 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.17%

Temperature: -10.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1470294

RA center: 13h 29' 57"

DEC center: +47° 11' 45"

Pixel scale: 1.460 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 95.698 degrees

Field radius: 0.655 degrees


Resolution: 2712x1756

Locations: Skrim, Hvittingfoss/Kongsberg, Norway

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Knut Hagen
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M51, 



    
        

            Knut Hagen