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M51 wide field, 



    
        

            Steed Yu
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M51 wide field

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M51 wide field, 



    
        

            Steed Yu
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M51 wide field

Imaging telescopes or lenses: SKYROVER 70SA III

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY183C

Mounts: SkyWatcher AZ-EQ5 GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: QHYCCD QHYmini Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: QHY5L-II-M

Software: Adobe Photoshop CC 2018  ·  PixInsight 1.8.6 Ripley  ·  Astro Photography Tool - APT APT - Astro Photography Tool v3.63

Filters: Optolong 2" UV/IR Cut


Dates:May 1, 2019

Frames: 34x300"

Integration: 2.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 26.24 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.77%


Astrometry.net job: 2682344

RA center: 13h 29' 51"

DEC center: +47° 11' 58"

Pixel scale: 2.052 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 67.849 degrees

Field radius: 1.322 degrees


Resolution: 3864x2560

Locations: LingShan Mountain, BeiJing, BeiJing, China

Data source: Traveller

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M51 wide field, 



    
        

            Steed Yu