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M 63 - Sunflower Galaxy, 



    
        

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M 63 - Sunflower Galaxy

M 63 - Sunflower Galaxy, 



    
        

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M 63 - Sunflower Galaxy

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Meade LX200 10" Classic

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM Pro

Mounts: iOptron CEM60

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific ED80CF

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI290MC

Focal reducers: Meade 6.3 Focal Reducer

Software: PHD Labs PHD 2 Guiding  ·  PinInsight 1.8  ·  Main Sequence Software SGPro v3

Filters: Astronomik Deep-Sky G 31mm  ·  Astronomik Deep-Sky R 31mm  ·  Astronomik Deep-Sky B 31mm

Accessory: MoonLite Focuser w/High Res Stepper Motor


Dates:March 13, 2019

Frames:
Astronomik Deep-Sky B 31mm: 21x180" (1h 3') (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik Deep-Sky G 31mm: 30x180" (1h 30') (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik Deep-Sky R 31mm: 30x180" (1h 30') (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 4h 3'

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~50

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 6.43 days

Avg. Moon phase: 39.98%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00


Astrometry.net job: 2583113

RA center: 13h 15' 49"

DEC center: +42° 1' 24"

Pixel scale: 0.448 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -94.528 degrees

Field radius: 0.323 degrees


Resolution: 4461x3270

Locations: Candlelight Observatory, Woodstown, NJ, United States

Data source: Backyard

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M 63 - Sunflower Galaxy, 



    
        

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