Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  IC 4263  ·  M 51  ·  NGC 5194  ·  NGC 5195  ·  Whirlpool galaxy
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M51, The Whirlpool Galaxy

Equipment

Imaging Cameras
QHYCCD QHY16200A
Filters
Lum · B · G · R · Halpha 12nm
Accessories
Celestron REDUCER LENS .7X - EDGEHD 1100
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron EdgeHD 11"
Guiding Cameras
ZWO ASI290MM

Acquisition details

Dates:
May 2, 2019 ·  May 3, 2019 ·  May 4, 2019 ·  May 11, 2019
Frames:
B: 4x600" (40') -20°C bin 2x2
G: 4x600" (40') bin 2x2
Halpha 12nm: 9x600" (1h 30') -20°C bin 1x1
Lum: 32x600" (5h 20') -20°C bin 1x1
R: 4x600" (40') bin 2x2
Integration:
8h 50'
Darks:
10
Flats:
15
Bias:
50
Avg. Moon age:
22.79 days
Avg. Moon phase:
13.14%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2707848

RA center: 13h29m55s.9

DEC center: +47°1030

Pixel scale: 0.620 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.628 degrees

Field radius: 0.459 degrees

Resolution: 4145x3335

Locations: Hanadate Nature Park, Hitachi Ohmiya City, Ibaraki, Japan; Fujimi Highland, Fujimi cho, Suwa, Nagano Prefecture, Japan

Data source: Traveller

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