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Contains:  NGC 5195, Whirlpool galaxy, M 51, NGC 5194, IC 4263
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M51 - Whirlpool Galaxy, 


            Dominik Ehrhardt
M51 - Whirlpool Galaxy

M51 - Whirlpool Galaxy

Technical card

Resolution: 4000x2650

Dates:March 2, 2019

Frames: 48x200"

Integration: 2.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 25.82 days

Avg. Moon phase: 14.81% job: 2561633

RA center: 13h 29' 49"

DEC center: +47° 12' 32"

Pixel scale: 0.660 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 268.767 degrees

Field radius: 0.440

Locations: Home Backyard, Eurajoki, Satakunta, Finland

Data source: Backyard


The Whirlpool Galaxy. Hope you like it.



Dominik Ehrhardt
License: None (All rights reserved)

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M51 - Whirlpool Galaxy, 


            Dominik Ehrhardt