Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  IC 4263  ·  M 51  ·  NGC 5194  ·  NGC 5195  ·  NGC 5198  ·  Whirlpool galaxy
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M51. Galaxia del remolino.
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M51. Galaxia del remolino.

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Meade SN6

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 1000D / Rebel XS

Mounts: Vixen GP

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher 80/400 acro

Guiding cameras: The Imaging source DMK 21

Software: PixInsight  ·  photoshop  ·  Maxim DL


Dates:May 29, 2011

Frames: 24x300" (2h)

Integration: 2h

Avg. Moon age: 26.37 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.89%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 158225

RA center: 13h 29' 48"

DEC center: +47° 11' 34"

Pixel scale: 5.517 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 10.274 degrees

Field radius: 0.955 degrees


Resolution: 620x430

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M51. Galaxia del remolino., 



    
        

            J.L.López Salas