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Contains:  M 101, NGC 5457
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M101 Pinwheel  Galaxy, 


            Gilbert Ikezaki
M101 Pinwheel  Galaxy
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M101 Pinwheel Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron EdgeHD 800

Imaging cameras: Celestron NIghtscape CCD

Mounts: Celestron Advanced VX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celstron Off-Axis Guider

Guiding cameras: Orion StarShoot G3 Deep Space Monochrome Imaging Camera

Software: Deep Sky Stacker  ·  HDRsoft Photomatix Pro 5  ·  Stark Labs Nebulocity 3  ·  Digital Photo Professional

Accessory: Starlight Instruments Feather Touch Focuser  ·  QHY PoleMaster EQ Mount Polar Alignment Camera

Dates:March 29, 2017April 1, 2017

One Shot Color: 28x480" 0C bin 2x2
One Shot Color: 8x960" 0C bin 2x2
UHC: 14x960" 0C bin 2x2

Integration: 9.6 hours

Darks: ~32

Avg. Moon age: 3.23 days

Avg. Moon phase: 13.77%

Basic astrometry details job: 1760255

RA center: 14h 3' 11"

DEC center: +54° 19' 12"

Pixel scale: 1.223 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 186.161 degrees

Field radius: 0.304 degrees

Resolution: 1430x1080

Locations: SDAA Tierra Del Sol, Boulevard, California, United States

Data source: Traveller



Gilbert Ikezaki
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons

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M101 Pinwheel  Galaxy, 


            Gilbert Ikezaki