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

Image of the day 03/15/2014

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    M51 / Arp 85 - The Whirlpool Galaxy, 





    
        

            Sara Wager
    M51 / Arp 85 - The Whirlpool Galaxy

    Technical card

    Resolution: 2156x2700

    Dates:March 5, 2014March 6, 2014March 7, 2014March 8, 2014

    Frames:
    Baader Planetarium 1.25" B: 50x180" bin 2x2
    Baader Planetarium 1.25" G: 50x180" bin 2x2
    Hutech IDAS LPS-P2: 50x600" bin 2x2
    Baader Planetarium Red: 100x180" bin 2x2

    Integration: 18.3 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 5.91 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 34.99%

    Astrometry.net job: 197779

    RA center: 202.501 degrees

    DEC center: 47.234 degrees

    Pixel scale: 0.684 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: -90.594 degrees

    Field radius: 0.328 degrees

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    swag72
    Sara Wager
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    M51 / Arp 85 - The Whirlpool Galaxy, 





    
        

            Sara Wager