Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  M 101  ·  NGC 5457  ·  NGC 5477
M101, the Pinwheel Galaxy [Drizzled x2], 


            Vincent Bchm
M101, the Pinwheel Galaxy [Drizzled x2]
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M101, the Pinwheel Galaxy [Drizzled x2]

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion 10" f/3.9 Newtonian Astrograph

Imaging cameras: Canon Unfiltered EOS 500D/Digital Rebel T1i

Mounts: Sky-Watcher NEQ6 Pro SyncScan

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion ShortTube 80mm f/5.0

Guiding cameras: Orion StarShoot AutoGuider

Software: PixInsight  ·  PHD Guiding  ·  APT - Astro Photography Tool

Filters: Astronomik EOS Clip CLS-CCD

Accessory: Baader MPCC Mark III

Dates:Dec. 27, 2016Dec. 28, 2016Dec. 29, 2016

Frames:Astronomik EOS Clip CLS-CCD: 58x300" ISO800

Integration: 4.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 18.95 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.23%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2096567

RA center: 14h 3' 12"

DEC center: +54° 20' 56"

Pixel scale: 0.480 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 180.721 degrees

Field radius: 0.739 degrees

Resolution: 9240x6104

Data source: Backyard


From Locoal-Mendon (Brittany)

Orion 10" f/3.9, NEQ6, EOS 500D, ST80, SSAG

Acquisition : Astro Photography Tool, PHD Guiding
Processing : PixInsight
Addition of 58 images (58x5min, ISO800, f/3.9)

FoV : 1°15'x49'



Vincent Bchm
License: Attribution-NonCommercial Creative Commons

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M101, the Pinwheel Galaxy [Drizzled x2], 


            Vincent Bchm