Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  IC 4263  ·  M 51  ·  NGC 5169  ·  NGC 5194  ·  NGC 5195  ·  NGC 5198  ·  Whirlpool galaxy
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue SVR102T

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 6D

Mounts: iOptron iEQ45 Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Astromania 60mm 60mm Guidescope

Guiding cameras: Orion Star Shoot autoguider (SSAG)

Focal reducers: Stellarvue SFF3-25 Stellarvue Field Flattener

Software: PixInsight 1.8  ·  Backyard EOS 3


Dates:May 27, 2017

Frames: 24x300" (2h)

Integration: 2h

Avg. Moon age: 1.96 days

Avg. Moon phase: 4.29%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1600641

RA center: 13h 29' 57"

DEC center: +47° 11' 49"

Pixel scale: 1.880 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 90.971 degrees

Field radius: 0.651 degrees


Resolution: 2089x1358

Data source: Traveller

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            Dan West