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



    
        

            GregK
M51 - Whirlpool Galaxy
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M51 - Whirlpool Galaxy

M51 - Whirlpool Galaxy, 



    
        

            GregK
M51 - Whirlpool Galaxy
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M51 - Whirlpool Galaxy

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron C11 SCT
Imaging Cameras
Canon EOS 550D / Rebel T2i
Mounts
CGEM
Accessories
Meade f/6.3 FR/FF
Software
Binary Rivers Backyard EOS · PHD guiding · photoshop · DeepSkyStacker
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron Finderscope 9x50
Guiding Cameras
Lodestar

Acquisition details

Dates:
April 14, 2012
Frames:
12x300" (1h)
Integration:
1h
Avg. Moon age:
23.20 days
Avg. Moon phase:
38.92%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 98241

RA center: 13h29m52s.8

DEC center: +47°1257

Pixel scale: 0.418 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -90.007 degrees

Field radius: 0.363 degrees

Resolution: 5202x3465

Description

ISO 800

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M51 - Whirlpool Galaxy, 



    
        

            GregK