Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  IC 4263  ·  M 51  ·  NGC 5194  ·  NGC 5195  ·  Whirlpool galaxy
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M51 - Galaxie du Tourbillon, 



    
        

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M51 - Galaxie du Tourbillon
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M51 - Galaxie du Tourbillon

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: C9.25

Imaging cameras: Canon T2i Baader

Mounts: Skywatcher EQ 6 Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion ShortTube 80 Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: Celestron NexGuide

Focal reducers: Antares f/6.3 SCT

Software: Luc Coiffier Deep Sky Stacker 3.3.3 beta 45  ·  Adobe Photoshop CS6  ·  Pixinsight LE

Filters: Astronomik CLS CCD EOS Clip Filter


Dates:April 6, 2014

Frames:Astronomik CLS CCD EOS Clip Filter: 13x180" (39') ISO800

Integration: 39'

Darks: 7

Flats: 7

Bias: 7

Avg. Moon age: 6.61 days

Avg. Moon phase: 41.87%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1037336

RA center: 13h29m54s

DEC center: +47°1239

Pixel scale: 2.793 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 110.187 degrees

Field radius: 0.466 degrees


Resolution: 620x414

Locations: Matane, Québec, Matane, Province de Québec, Canada

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