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M51 (Skywatcher 130PDS first light), 



    
        

            Francisco
M51 (Skywatcher 130PDS first light)
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M51 (Skywatcher 130PDS first light)

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M51 (Skywatcher 130PDS first light), 



    
        

            Francisco
M51 (Skywatcher 130PDS first light)
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M51 (Skywatcher 130PDS first light)

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
SkyWatcher 130/650 PDS Newton
Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI1600MM-Cool
Mounts
Celestron CG-5
Filters
Astronomik L 31mm 2c
Accessories
ZWO EFWmini · GPU Aplanatic Koma Korrector
Software
SharpCap Sharcap 2.9 · Gimp 2.9 · Pisinsight 1.8

Acquisition details

Dates:
June 24, 2017
Frames:
Astronomik L 31mm 2c: 18x90" (27') (gain: 200.00) -15C bin 1x1
Integration:
27'
Darks:
256
Bias:
512
Avg. Moon age:
0.45 days
Avg. Moon phase:
0.23%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1635533

RA center: 13h29m50s.9

DEC center: +47°1427

Pixel scale: 1.219 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 84.253 degrees

Field radius: 0.981 degrees

Resolution: 4625x3490

Locations: Casa rural Candela, Cañamero, Cáceres, Spain

Description

The first light of my new reflector. Luminance only.

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M51 (Skywatcher 130PDS first light), 



    
        

            Francisco

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