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Contains:  NGC 5486, NGC 5485, NGC 5477, NGC 5474, NGC 5473, M 101, NGC 5457, NGC 5422
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M101 - The Pinwheel Galaxy, 


            Trevor Gunderson
M101 - The Pinwheel Galaxy

M101 - The Pinwheel Galaxy

Technical card

Resolution: 5128x3372

Dates:April 26, 2019

Frames: 20x600"

Integration: 3.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 21.75 days

Avg. Moon phase: 54.18% job: 2663152

RA center: 210.811 degrees

DEC center: 54.427 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.341 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 84.858 degrees

Field radius: 1.143 degrees

Locations: Astro Deck, Beaver Dam, WI, United States

Data source: Backyard


This was to see if I could get 10 minute guided subs with my Advanced VX mount. With my light scope and shooting very nearly straight up the whole time it seemed to work pretty well!



Trevor Gunderson
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


M101 - The Pinwheel Galaxy, 


            Trevor Gunderson