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Contains:  M 83, NGC 5236

Image of the day 06/21/2017

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    M83 - Southern Pinwheel Galaxy, 


            Roger Gifkins
    M83 - Southern Pinwheel Galaxy

    M83 - Southern Pinwheel Galaxy

    Technical card

    Resolution: 3543x3485

    Dates:March 27, 2017

    Frames: 458x600"

    Integration: 76.3 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 28.85 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 0.52% job: 1615726

    RA center: 204.254 degrees

    DEC center: -29.868 degrees

    Pixel scale: 0.389 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: -178.905 degrees

    Field radius: 0.269 degrees

    Locations: Home Observatory, Kempsey, NSW, Australia


    Taken over a 2 month period from 27th March to 29th May 2017



    Roger Gifkins
    License: None (All rights reserved)

    Sky plot

    Sky plot


    M83 - Southern Pinwheel Galaxy, 


            Roger Gifkins