Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Ursa Major (UMa)  ·  Contains:  M 101  ·  NGC 5457  ·  NGC 5477
M101 - The Pinwheel Galaxy and NGC 5477, 



    
        

            Thomas Munch
M101 - The Pinwheel Galaxy and NGC 5477
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M101 - The Pinwheel Galaxy and NGC 5477

M101 - The Pinwheel Galaxy and NGC 5477, 



    
        

            Thomas Munch
M101 - The Pinwheel Galaxy and NGC 5477
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M101 - The Pinwheel Galaxy and NGC 5477

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific PN210CF f/3.9

Imaging cameras: Canon 700D

Mounts: Skywatcher HEQ 5 Pro SynScan

Software: Adobe Lighroom  ·  Adobe Photoshop CC 2015  ·  DeepSkyStacker (DSS) DeepSkyStacker3.3.2


Dates:June 1, 2019

Frames: 37x180" (1h 51')

Integration: 1h 51'

Avg. Moon age: 27.55 days

Avg. Moon phase: 4.36%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2728173

RA center: 14h03m13s.2

DEC center: +54°2110

Pixel scale: 1.026 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 182.726 degrees

Field radius: 0.603 degrees


Resolution: 1824x1218

Data source: Traveller

Description

I took this photograph of M101 during the Club Vega's annual rally at St-Apollinaire (1391 m) in the Haute-Alpes.

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M101 - The Pinwheel Galaxy and NGC 5477, 



    
        

            Thomas Munch