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Contains:  Sunflower galaxy, M 63, NGC 5055
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M-63 in Canes Venatici, 


            Francois Theriault
M-63 in Canes Venatici

M-63 in Canes Venatici

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:MallinCam VCR-6

Imaging camera:SBIG STF8300C


Guiding telescope or lens:Orion Mini 50mm Guide Scope

Guiding camera:Starshoot Autoguider

Software:Adobe Photoshop 5 CSStark Labs Nebulosity 4.0PixInsight 1.8 Ripley

Resolution: 4167x3061

Dates:April 24, 2017

Frames: 14x300"

Integration: 1.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.26 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.71% job: 1560289

RA center: 13h 15' 52"

DEC center: +42° 0' 32"

Pixel scale: 0.645 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 184.371 degrees

Field radius: 0.463

Locations: Genesis Observatory, Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada



Francois Theriault
License: None (All rights reserved)

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M-63 in Canes Venatici, 


            Francois Theriault