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Contains:  Sunflower galaxy, M 63, NGC 5055
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M63 Sunflower Galaxy, 


            Mark Bowles
M63 Sunflower Galaxy

M63 Sunflower Galaxy

Technical card

Resolution: 2384x2002

Dates:May 4, 2019

Frames: 60x30"

Integration: 0.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 29.08 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.23% job: 2682852

RA center: 198.894 degrees

DEC center: 42.043 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.591 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 60.737 degrees

Field radius: 0.256 degrees

Locations: Home, Plymouth, Devon, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard


M63 Taken from my backyard in Plymouth, UK. There was a satellite trail and some noise generated from Deep Sky Stacker which was removed in Photoshop.



Mark Bowles
License: None (All rights reserved)

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M63 Sunflower Galaxy, 


            Mark Bowles