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Contains:  Sunflower galaxy, M 63, NGC 5055
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Messier 63 with stellar streams, 


            Rafael Schmall
Messier 63 with stellar streams

Messier 63 with stellar streams

Technical card

Resolution: 2048x1365

Dates:Feb. 6, 2019

Frames: 650x150"

Integration: 27.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 1.45 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.35% job: 2707672

RA center: 198.951 degrees

DEC center: 42.027 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.992 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 32.372 degrees

Field radius: 1.023 degrees

Locations: Home observatory, Kaposvár, Hungary

Data source: Backyard


I want to show the stellar streams of the Messier 63 galaxy, so I processed the image background a little more harder. Not only the stellar streams are visible, but so many distant galaxies also.



Rafael Schmall
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


Messier 63 with stellar streams, 


            Rafael Schmall