Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  IC 4263  ·  M 51  ·  NGC 5169  ·  NGC 5173  ·  NGC 5194  ·  NGC 5195  ·  NGC 5198  ·  Whirlpool galaxy
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M51 Whirlpool Galaxy, 



    
        

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M51 Whirlpool Galaxy
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M51 Whirlpool Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher 80ED Sky-Watcher Pro 80ED APO

Imaging cameras: Nikon D5500

Mounts: Celestron AVX

Focal reducers: Skywatcher 0.85x Reducer & Flattener

Software: Astronomy Tools Actions Set  ·  PhotoShop CS6  ·  DeepSkyStacker 4.1.1


Dates:June 16, 2018

Frames: 50x60"

Integration: 0.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 3.09 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.42%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3248764

RA center: 13h 29' 56"

DEC center: +47° 9' 7"

Pixel scale: 1.543 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 274.325 degrees

Field radius: 0.727 degrees


Resolution: 2937x1698

Data source: Backyard

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