Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 51  ·  NGC 5194  ·  NGC 5195  ·  Whirlpool galaxy
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Whirlpool Galaxy, 



    
        

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Whirlpool Galaxy

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Whirlpool Galaxy, 



    
        

            Damien Cannane
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Whirlpool Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion ED80T CF

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI178MM-Cool

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion Mini 50mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI224MC

Focal reducers: StellarVue 0.8x Reducer/Flattener

Software: RC Astro GradientXTerminator  ·  Photoshop CC  ·  Astra Image  ·  Pro Digital Software Astronomy Tools Actions Set

Filters: Astronomik Deep-Sky Blue Filter  ·  Astronomik Deep-Sky Green Filter  ·  Astronomik Deep-Sky Red Filter  ·  Astronomik 6 nm Hydrogen-alpha  ·  Astronomik L3 Luminance Filter


Frames:
Astronomik 6 nm Hydrogen-alpha: 11x600" (1h 50') (gain: 50.00) -20C
Astronomik Deep-Sky Blue Filter: 8x180" (24') (gain: 50.00) -15C
Astronomik Deep-Sky Green Filter: 8x180" (24') (gain: 50.00) -15C
Astronomik Deep-Sky Red Filter: 10x180" (30') (gain: 50.00) -15C
Astronomik L3 Luminance Filter: 80x180" (4h) (gain: 50.00) -15C

Integration: 7h 8'

Darks: ~24

Flats: ~50

Bias: ~50


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2161883

RA center: 13h 29' 50"

DEC center: +47° 11' 16"

Pixel scale: 1.277 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 3.102 degrees

Field radius: 0.276 degrees


Resolution: 944x1233

Locations: My Back Yard, Copley, OH, United States

Data source: Backyard

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