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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            Jens Meyjohann
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M51

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Meade Schmidt-Newtonian 6“ f5

Imaging cameras: Canon 1000 D Canon eos 1000DAC

Mounts: Vixen GP-DX GP DX con skysensor2000pc

Software: PixInsight

Accessory: Lacerta MGEN2-Autoguider  ·  Ts 60/240 Leitrohr


Dates:June 1, 2018

Frames: 5x300"

Integration: 0.4 hours

Avg. Moon age: 17.41 days

Avg. Moon phase: 92.29%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2485970

RA center: 13h 29' 23"

DEC center: +47° 8' 49"

Pixel scale: 1.548 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 93.535 degrees

Field radius: 1.003 degrees


Resolution: 3894x2571

Data source: Traveller

Description

M51 Galaxie

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M51, 



    
        

            Jens Meyjohann