Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Hydra (Hya)  ·  Contains:  M 83  ·  NGC 5236
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M83 Southern Pinwheel Galaxy, 



    
        

            Warren
M83 Southern Pinwheel Galaxy
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M83 Southern Pinwheel Galaxy

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M83 Southern Pinwheel Galaxy, 



    
        

            Warren
M83 Southern Pinwheel Galaxy
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M83 Southern Pinwheel Galaxy

Acquisition details

Dates:
March 30, 2019
Frames:
36×300(3h)
Integration:
3h
Avg. Moon age:
24.23 days
Avg. Moon phase:
28.57%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2618367

RA center: 13h37m01s.2

DEC center: -29°5201

Pixel scale: 1.398 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 20.933 degrees

Field radius: 0.922 degrees

Resolution: 3882x2740

File size: 4.7 MB

Locations: Home number 2, Dark sky site, NSW, Australia

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility

Description

This is my first attempt at M83 Southern Pinwheel Galaxy, or NGC 5236. It is a barred spiral galaxy around 15 million light years away in the constellation of Hydra.

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M83 Southern Pinwheel Galaxy, 



    
        

            Warren