Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 51  ·  NGC 5194  ·  NGC 5195  ·  Whirlpool galaxy
M51, 



    
        

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M51

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M51

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Astro-Tech AT8IN f/4 8" Imaging Newtonian
Imaging Cameras
Orion Starshoot Mono III
Mounts
CGEM
Filters
Xagyl Comm 1.25" Luminance · Xagyl Comm 1.25" B · Xagyl Comm 1.25" Red · Xagyl Comm 1.25" G
Accessories
Xagyl Comm 1.25" Ultra-Thin Filter Wheel
Software
Maxim DL · photoshop
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion ST 80
Guiding Cameras
QHYCCD QGuider

Acquisition details

Dates:
Feb. 4, 2012
Frames:
48x240" (3h 12')
Integration:
3h 12'
Avg. Moon age:
11.32 days
Avg. Moon phase:
87.18%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 90012

RA center: 13h29m53s.5

DEC center: +47°1106

Pixel scale: 1.476 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.954 degrees

Field radius: 0.356 degrees

Resolution: 1392x1040

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