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Contains:  NGC 5477, M 101, NGC 5457
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M101 Pinwheel - "Disheveled galaxy", 





    
        

            marsbymars
M101 Pinwheel - "Disheveled galaxy"

M101 Pinwheel - "Disheveled galaxy"

Technical card

Resolution: 3963x3192

Dates:May 5, 2019

Frames: 300x600"

Integration: 50.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 0.54 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.32%

Astrometry.net job: 2728373

RA center: 210.826 degrees

DEC center: 54.349 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.787 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.813 degrees

Field radius: 0.557 degrees

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: e-EyE Extremadura

Description

M101 requires a lot of hours to get these beautiful arms and curls. Much larger than our home Milky Way and lost it's central black hole during possible encounter with another galaxy that also made mess of it's spiral arms.

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M101 Pinwheel - "Disheveled galaxy", 





    
        

            marsbymars