Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 63  ·  NGC 4715  ·  NGC 5055  ·  Sunflower galaxy
Sunflower Galaxy, 



    
        

            Robin Clark - EAA imager
Sunflower Galaxy
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Sunflower Galaxy

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron SCT 8” Celestron 8" SCT

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 385MC

Mounts: Celestron Evolution Alt-Az Mount

Focal reducers: Meade f/3.3 Focal Reducer

Software: SharpCap Pro 3.1 SharpCap 3.X Pro


Dates:June 30, 2018

Frames: 39x10" (6' 30")

Integration: 6' 30"

Avg. Moon age: 16.82 days

Avg. Moon phase: 95.31%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2582384

RA center: 13h15m50s.4

DEC center: +42°0300

Pixel scale: 2.101 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.756 degrees

Field radius: 0.259 degrees


Resolution: 774x438

Locations: Home, Tucson, Arizona, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

SharpCap Pro live stacking with master dark; no post processing.

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Sunflower Galaxy, 



    
        

            Robin Clark - EAA imager