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Contains:  IC 4263, M 51, NGC 5169, NGC 5194, NGC 5195, NGC 5198, Whirlpool galaxy
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            Gordon Hansen
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M51

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: AstroTech AT8IN

Imaging cameras: Canon 6D modified

Mounts: Losmandy G11 Gemini 2

Guiding cameras: Starlight Express Lodestar

Software: PixInsight 1.8 Ripley  ·  Software Bisque Sky X Pro Camera Add ON

Accessory: Baader MPCC Mark III Multi-Purpose Coma Corrector


Dates:April 7, 2018

Frames: 41x300"

Integration: 3.4 hours

Avg. Moon age: 21.42 days

Avg. Moon phase: 57.69%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2005449

RA center: 13h 29' 30"

DEC center: +47° 9' 54"

Pixel scale: 1.810 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 147.631 degrees

Field radius: 1.373 degrees


Resolution: 4563x3000

Locations: Woodhaven Observatory, Woodhaven, Michigan, United States

Data source: Backyard

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