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



    
        

            Rainer Kuhl
M51
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M51

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Sky-Watcher EQ3.2
Imaging Cameras
NIKON D40
Mounts
EQ6

Acquisition details

Dates:
March 24, 2012
Frames:
10x240" (40')
Integration:
40'
Avg. Moon age:
1.71 days
Avg. Moon phase:
3.29%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 84824

RA center: 13h29m50s.6

DEC center: +47°1933

Pixel scale: 1.602 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 57.077 degrees

Field radius: 0.480 degrees

Resolution: 620x410

Locations: Sternenfreunde Erftstadt, Erftstadt, NRW, Germany

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M51, 



    
        

            Rainer Kuhl