Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  IC 4263  ·  M 51  ·  NGC 5194  ·  NGC 5195  ·  Whirlpool galaxy
Whirlpool Galaxy, 



    
        

            Robin Clark - EAA imager
Whirlpool Galaxy
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Whirlpool Galaxy

Whirlpool Galaxy, 



    
        

            Robin Clark - EAA imager
Whirlpool Galaxy
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Whirlpool Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron Edge 14HD

Imaging cameras: ASI ZWO 1600MC-Cool

Mounts: Astro-Physics AP 1600 GTO

Focal reducers: Starizona Hyperstar C14 Hyperstar

Software: ProDigital Software AstroFlat Pro  ·  Photo Gallery  ·  SharpCap V3.0 SharpCap Pro

Filters: Hutech IDAS 2" LPS-P2


Dates:March 19, 2018

Frames: 13x90"

Integration: 0.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 1.96 days

Avg. Moon phase: 4.27%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1977180

RA center: 13h 29' 51"

DEC center: +47° 12' 43"

Pixel scale: 1.142 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 85.114 degrees

Field radius: 0.458 degrees


Resolution: 2339x1696

Locations: Home, Tucson, Arizona, United States

Description

Live-stacked in SharpCap Pro.

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Whirlpool Galaxy, 



    
        

            Robin Clark - EAA imager