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Contains:  M 101, NGC 5457
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M101 - The Pinwheel Galaxy, 


            Peter Goodhew
M101 - The Pinwheel Galaxy

M101 - The Pinwheel Galaxy

Technical card

Resolution: 2712x2028 job: 2034422

RA center: 210.801 degrees

DEC center: 54.350 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.917 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 106.933 degrees

Field radius: 0.431 degrees

Locations: e-Eye, Fregenal de la Sierra, Extramadura, Spain

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: IC Astronomy Observatories


15 hours 25 minutes total integration (19x900s luminance, 12x600s for each RGB channel, and 14x1200s Ha),

LRGB captured with Olly Penrice on his TEC140 scope, Mesu 200 mount and Atik 460 mono CCD at Les Granges, France on 15/4/2018.

Ha captured from my TMB in Alcalalí, Spain on 4-5/4/2018



Peter Goodhew
License: None (All rights reserved)

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M101 - The Pinwheel Galaxy, 


            Peter Goodhew