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





    
        

            drivingcat
Whirlpool Galaxy

Whirlpool Galaxy

Technical card

Resolution: 4592x3360

Dates:March 16, 2017

Frames:Hutech IDAS 2" LPS-D1: 693x30" ISO1600

Integration: 5.8 hours

Darks: ~30

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~30

Avg. Moon age: 18.42 days

Avg. Moon phase: 85.60%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00

Temperature: 5.00

Astrometry.net job: 1494162

RA center: 202.467 degrees

DEC center: 47.197 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.678 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 92.209 degrees

Field radius: 0.536 degrees

Locations: Backyard, Dacula, GA, United States

Description

Probably the best I'm gonna get with this guy with what I've got. Wish I could get more details out of the galaxy without all of the noise/grain. Oh well!

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Whirlpool Galaxy, 





    
        

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