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Contains:  NGC 5477, NGC 5474, NGC 5473, M 101, NGC 5457
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Messier 101 - The Pinwheel Galaxy, 


            Olli Arkko
Messier 101 - The Pinwheel Galaxy

Messier 101 - The Pinwheel Galaxy

Technical card

Resolution: 1885x1283

Dates:Feb. 22, 2017

Frames: 37x300"

Integration: 3.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 25.46 days

Avg. Moon phase: 17.59% job: 1478734

RA center: 210.808 degrees

DEC center: 54.351 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.709 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 106.665 degrees

Field radius: 0.858 degrees

Locations: Metsähovi Radio Observatory, Kirkkonummi, Finland


From the same night as the previous image, the horsehead.



Olli Arkko
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


Messier 101 - The Pinwheel Galaxy, 


            Olli Arkko