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



    
        

            Mark Holbrook
NGC 5055 Sunflower Galaxy
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NGC 5055 Sunflower Galaxy

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NGC 5055 Sunflower Galaxy, 



    
        

            Mark Holbrook
NGC 5055 Sunflower Galaxy
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NGC 5055 Sunflower Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C14 Edge+Hyperstar

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 183MM Pro

Mounts: Paramount MX+

Software: Software Bisque TheSkyX Professional suite  ·  PixInsight 1.8 PixInsight version 1.8

Filters: Optolong LRGB Green 31mm  ·  Optolong LRGB Blue 31mm  ·  Optolong LRGB Red 31mm  ·  Optolong LRGB Luminance 31 mm

Accessory: Thousand Oaks Optical Dew Controller 4 channel  ·  Technical Innovations Robofocus  ·  ZWO EFWmini (5 x 1.25″or 5 x 31mm)  ·  DewBuster Shorty Dew Shield



Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2074087

RA center: 13h 15' 49"

DEC center: +42° 1' 58"

Pixel scale: 0.361 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.232 degrees

Field radius: 0.264 degrees


Resolution: 4349x2986

Data source: Unknown

Description

Unguided image using C14 Edge/w Hyperstar on Paramount MX+ with ASI183M camera and ZWO EFW mini filter wheel.

R,G,B - 65 minutes each as 45sec subs

Lum - 70 minutes as 30sec subs plus R.G,B making superlum

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NGC 5055 Sunflower Galaxy, 



    
        

            Mark Holbrook