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Contains:  IC 4263, IC 4277, M 51, NGC 5194, NGC 5195, Whirlpool Galaxy
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M51 the Whirlpool Galaxy, 


            Alex Gorbachev
M51 the Whirlpool Galaxy
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M51 the Whirlpool Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:Takahashi Takahasahi FSQ-85EDX

Imaging cameras:QSI 683wsg-8

Mounts:Paramount MyT

Guiding telescopes or lenses:Takahashi Takahasahi FSQ-85EDX

Software:Software Bisque Sky X Propixinsight 1.86

Filters:Astrodon LRGB 1.25"

Accessory:Moonlite NiteCrawler WR30

Dates:May 27, 2019

Frames: 43x300"

Integration: 3.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 22.87 days

Avg. Moon phase: 42.32%

Basic astrometry details job: 3652489

RA center: 13h 29' 46"

DEC center: +47° 10' 58"

Pixel scale: 1.690 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 85.452 degrees

Field radius: 0.363 degrees

Resolution: 1220x948

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