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Contains:  M 63, NGC 5055, Sunflower galaxy
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M63

Technical card


Dates:May 9, 2016

Frames: 105x480"

Integration: 14.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 3.08 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.35%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1575599

RA center: 13h 15' 47"

DEC center: +42° 1' 55"

Pixel scale: 1.116 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.891 degrees

Field radius: 0.624 degrees


Resolution: 3192x2448

Locations: my lovely garden, near Vienna, Austria

Data source: Traveller

Description

M63 the sunflower galaxy is surrounded by very delicate tidal streamers, beautifully the sharply and intricate structures of its tighly wound spiral arms emerge out of the soft cloud of halo stars.

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tommy_nawratil
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