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Contains:  Sunflower galaxy, M 63, NGC 5055
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M63 with my little 100mm APO, 





    
        

            Sven Hoffmann
M63 with my little 100mm APO

M63 with my little 100mm APO

Technical card

Resolution: 920x640

Dates:April 7, 2018April 8, 2018April 9, 2018April 18, 2018

Frames:
B: 37x300" -20C bin 1x1
G: 33x300" -20C bin 1x1
Hutech IDAS 1.25" LPS D1: 60x300" -20C bin 1x1
R: 42x300" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 14.3 hours

Darks: ~16

Flats: ~16

Flat darks: ~16

Avg. Moon age: 17.38 days

Avg. Moon phase: 38.06%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Mean FWHM: 2.00

Temperature: 10.00

Astrometry.net job: 2076336

RA center: 198.942 degrees

DEC center: 42.025 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.414 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.007 degrees

Field radius: 0.220 degrees

Data source: Backyard

Description

Hi everyone,

so this is my take on M63. I think the seeing was pretty good when I took this data, so I believe this is about as close to the maximum resolution I can get with my little scope. I originally had some troubles when editing but today, since I warmed up to true color images again it turned out well enough for me to upload it here.

I plan to always upload a wide field version, an annotated version and a cropped version for those types of shots. I'm not exactly sure what the community prefers.

Thanks for having a look!

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M63 with my little 100mm APO, 





    
        

            Sven Hoffmann