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Contains:  NGC 5195, Whirlpool galaxy, M 51, NGC 5194
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M51 (Galaxie du tourbillon) - Chiens de chasse, 





    
        

            Patrick ROGER
M51 (Galaxie du tourbillon) - Chiens de chasse

M51 (Galaxie du tourbillon) - Chiens de chasse

Technical card

Resolution: 4736x2972

Dates:Aug. 25, 2016

Frames: 29x20" ISO3200

Integration: 0.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 22.52 days

Avg. Moon phase: 46.08%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00

Astrometry.net job: 1870711

RA center: 202.451 degrees

DEC center: 47.226 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.378 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 309.708 degrees

Field radius: 0.294 degrees

Locations: La Bonette - Restefond Ecuries, Jausiers, 04, France

Description

Galaxie spirale régulière de 100 000 AL + Galaxie irrégulière
Découverte en 1773 par Charles Messier pour la principale et en 1781 par Pierre Méchain pour sa voisine
Distance 27,4 M AL

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Patrick ROGER
License: Attribution-NonCommercial Creative Commons
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M51 (Galaxie du tourbillon) - Chiens de chasse, 





    
        

            Patrick ROGER