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Contains:  Sunflower galaxy, M 63, NGC 5055
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M63 - Sunflower Galaxy, 





    
        

            Robert Eder
M63 - Sunflower Galaxy

M63 - Sunflower Galaxy

Technical card

Resolution: 2500x1871

Dates:June 3, 2019

Frames:
16x180" ISO800
20x300" ISO800
Castell H-Alpha 2": 6x300" ISO3200

Integration: 3.0 hours

Darks: ~20

Flats: ~40

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 0.07 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.01%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Astrometry.net job: 2730371

RA center: 198.959 degrees

DEC center: 42.037 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.972 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 347.544 degrees

Field radius: 0.422 degrees

Locations: Hohe Wand, Wildgehege, Austria

Data source: Traveller

Description

Only 2.5 hours darkness at the moment. Not much time to image, but it will get better in a few weeks.
The Sunflower Galaxy is one of my favorites, just beautiful😃

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M63 - Sunflower Galaxy, 





    
        

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