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Contains:  NGC 5195, Whirlpool galaxy, M 51, NGC 5194
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M51 - The Whirlpool Galaxy - 20 April 2019, 





    
        

            Timothy Fukuyama
M51 - The Whirlpool Galaxy - 20 April 2019

M51 - The Whirlpool Galaxy - 20 April 2019

Technical card

Resolution: 6586x4506

Dates:April 20, 2019

Frames: 117x120"

Integration: 3.9 hours

Avg. Moon age: 15.89 days

Avg. Moon phase: 98.58%

Astrometry.net job: 2666607

RA center: 202.470 degrees

DEC center: 47.232 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.427 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 106.320 degrees

Field radius: 0.473 degrees

Locations: Home, Waynesville, MO, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

I struggled with focus this go around, so not the end result I was hoping for. That being said, I'm happy to have gotten anything at all with an almost full moon in the sky!

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MrFu709
Timothy Fukuyama
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M51 - The Whirlpool Galaxy - 20 April 2019, 





    
        

            Timothy Fukuyama