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M51 RGB - 8" NEWT + ASI 183MM Pro, 



    
        

            Chris White
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M51 RGB - 8" NEWT + ASI 183MM Pro

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M51 RGB - 8" NEWT + ASI 183MM Pro, 



    
        

            Chris White
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M51 RGB - 8" NEWT + ASI 183MM Pro

Acquisition details

Dates:
May 7, 2018
Frames:
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance I-Series Gen 2: 83×90(2h 4′ 30″) (gain: 53.00) -20°C
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance I-Series Gen 2: 80×90(2h) (gain: 53.00) -20°C
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance I-Series Gen 2: 87×90(2h 10′ 30″) (gain: 53.00) -20°C
Integration:
6h 15′
Darks:
30
Flats:
50
Flat darks:
30
Avg. Moon age:
21.62 days
Avg. Moon phase:
55.60%

RA center: 13h29m52s.121

DEC center: +47°1139.53

Pixel scale: 0.623 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -87.347 degrees

Field radius: 0.288 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 2669x1986

File size: 3.4 MB

Data source: Unknown

Description

Couple of nights of RGB captured with a 50% moon. Will collect more data to see if I can bring out more of the dust.

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M51 RGB - 8" NEWT + ASI 183MM Pro, 



    
        

            Chris White

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