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



    
        

            Dennis Moeller
M51
Powered byPixInsight

M51

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sublambda Engineering SL HypA 16" f:3,5

Imaging cameras: Sony NEX-5N mod

Mounts: EQ 8

Software: Pixinsight 1.8

Filters: Astronomik IR-Block


Dates:April 20, 2018

Frames:Astronomik IR-Block: 73x60" ISO1600 (gain: 0.00) 12C bin 1x1

Integration: 1.2 hours

Flats: ~5

Avg. Moon age: 4.77 days

Avg. Moon phase: 23.64%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

Mean FWHM: 3.00

Temperature: 12.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2031375

RA center: 13h 29' 54"

DEC center: +47° 14' 13"

Pixel scale: 0.684 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 3.057 degrees

Field radius: 0.509 degrees


Resolution: 1824x1169

Locations: Ebenwaldhöhe, Kleinzell, Austria

Description

I had some issues with my guiding setup which made me limiting the subexposures to 60s.

Comments

Sky plot

Sky plot

Histogram

M51, 



    
        

            Dennis Moeller