Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  IC 4263  ·  M 51  ·  NGC 5169  ·  NGC 5194  ·  NGC 5195  ·  NGC 5198  ·  Whirlpool galaxy
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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Evostar 80ED DS-PRO

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 1100D / Rebel T3

Mounts: NEQ-6 Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Evostar 80ED DS-PRO

Focal reducers: Skywatcher 0,85x Reducer und Flattener

Accessory: Lacerta MGEN2  ·  Lacerta Off Axis Guider - for Canon EOS cameras


Dates:Jan. 26, 2017

Frames: 27x600" (4h 30')

Integration: 4h 30'

Avg. Moon age: 28.07 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.40%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2058079

RA center: 13h 29' 58"

DEC center: +47° 12' 3"

Pixel scale: 1.021 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 84.380 degrees

Field radius: 0.721 degrees


Resolution: 1824x1183

Data source: Unknown

Description

Messier 51

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