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Contains:  NGC 5195, Whirlpool galaxy, M 51, NGC 5194, IC 4263
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M51 the Whirlpool Galaxy, 


            Alex Gorbachev
M51 the Whirlpool Galaxy

M51 the Whirlpool Galaxy

Technical card

Resolution: 1220x948

Dates:May 27, 2019

Frames: 43x300"

Integration: 3.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 22.87 days

Avg. Moon phase: 42.32% job: 2721877

RA center: 202.445 degrees

DEC center: 47.183 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.690 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 85.452 degrees

Field radius: 0.363 degrees

Data source: Traveller


M51 imaged in LRGB from a field setup in Great Meadow park in Virginia



Alex Gorbachev
License: None (All rights reserved)

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M51 the Whirlpool Galaxy, 


            Alex Gorbachev