Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 63  ·  NGC 5055  ·  Sunflower galaxy
M63 Sunflower Galaxy, 



    
        

            Graem Lourens
M63 Sunflower Galaxy
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M63 Sunflower Galaxy, 



    
        

            Graem Lourens
M63 Sunflower Galaxy
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Evostar 80ED

Imaging cameras: ATIK 460EX Mono

Mounts: Skywatcher AZ-EQ6 GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher ST80

Guiding cameras: QHY CCD QHY5L-II Mono

Focal reducers: Skywatcher 0.85x Focal Reducer/Corrector

Software: PixInsight

Filters: Baader Planetarium LRGB CCD 1.25"


Frames: 1x27000" (7h 30')

Integration: 7h 30'


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1528368

RA center: 13h 15' 46"

DEC center: +42° 1' 48"

Pixel scale: 1.892 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -177.326 degrees

Field radius: 0.513 degrees


Resolution: 1600x1120

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M63 Sunflower Galaxy, 



    
        

            Graem Lourens