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Contains:  NGC 5195, Whirlpool galaxy, M 51, NGC 5194
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Whirlpool Galaxy, 


            Onur Atilgan
Whirlpool Galaxy

Whirlpool Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:C9.25

Imaging camera:Canon 6D

Mount:Sky-Watcher EQ6 Pro

Guiding camera:ZWO ASI290MM

Software:Pixinsight 1.8

Resolution: 2829x4140

Dates:July 28, 2019

Frames: 5x360"

Integration: 0.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 25.52 days

Avg. Moon phase: 17.12% job: 2835098

RA center: 202.523 degrees

DEC center: 47.180 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.581 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 124.455 degrees

Field radius: 0.404 degrees

Data source: Traveller


This is my first attempt in using a guider for photography, a challenging experience of using an off-axis guider in an F10 telescope.



Onur Atilgan
License: Attribution-ShareAlike Creative Commons

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Whirlpool Galaxy, 


            Onur Atilgan