Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 63  ·  NGC 5055  ·  Sunflower galaxy
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M63 The Sunflower Galaxy, 



    
        

            Gabriel Siegl
M63 The Sunflower Galaxy
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M63 The Sunflower Galaxy

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M63 The Sunflower Galaxy, 



    
        

            Gabriel Siegl
M63 The Sunflower Galaxy
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M63 The Sunflower Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher Esprit 120ED Super APO Triplet

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 60Da

Mounts: Skywatcher AZ EQ6 GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Lacerta MGEN2


Dates:April 20, 2018April 21, 2018

Frames:
47x300" ISO800
17x330" ISO800

Integration: 5.5 hours

Darks: ~40

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~300

Avg. Moon age: 5.32 days

Avg. Moon phase: 28.87%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3255822

RA center: 13h 15' 49"

DEC center: +42° 1' 33"

Pixel scale: 1.032 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 18.564 degrees

Field radius: 0.835 degrees


Resolution: 4848x3232

Locations: Hohe Wand- Wildgehegeparkplatz, Stollhof, Niederösterreich, Austria

Data source: Traveller

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M63 The Sunflower Galaxy, 



    
        

            Gabriel Siegl