Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 51  ·  NGC 5194  ·  NGC 5195  ·  Whirlpool galaxy
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M51

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C8 SE

Imaging cameras: Canon 60D

Mounts: SkyWatcher eq6 r pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: TS Optics Sucher 80/320

Guiding cameras: Lacerta M-Gen II Lacerta MGEN 2

Focal reducers: Celestron F6.3 Reducer/Corrector

Software: PixInsight 1.8.5  ·  DeepSkyStacker 3.3.4 DSS 3.3.4

Accessory: Lacerta Mgen V2 MGEN Autoguider, V 2.30


Dates:April 18, 2018

Frames: 20x180" (1h) ISO800

Integration: 1h

Darks: 2

Avg. Moon age: 2.59 days

Avg. Moon phase: 7.40%

Temperature: 10.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2018798

RA center: 13h 29' 53"

DEC center: +47° 11' 45"

Pixel scale: 0.744 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 86.381 degrees

Field radius: 0.188 degrees


Resolution: 1544x960

Locations: Gartenwarte, Albinen, Wallis, Switzerland

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