Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 63  ·  NGC 5055  ·  Sunflower Galaxy
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            Elvie1
M63 - Sunflower Galaxy
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M63 - Sunflower Galaxy

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M63 - Sunflower Galaxy, 



    
        

            Elvie1
M63 - Sunflower Galaxy
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M63 - Sunflower Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue SVX102T

Imaging cameras: QHY268M

Mounts: Paramount MyT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue SVX102T

Guiding cameras: StarLight Instruments Lodestar X2

Software: NINA  ·  Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight 1.8.8-7 Ripley  ·  Software Bisque The Sky X Pro,

Filters: L  ·  Chroma RGB

Accessory: QHYCCD OAG-M  ·  QHYCFW3


Dates:May 14, 2021

Frames:
Chroma RGB: 148x120" (4h 56') bin 1x1
L: 180x60" (3h) bin 1x1

Integration: 7h 56'

Avg. Moon age: 2.42 days

Avg. Moon phase: 6.49%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4506622

RA center: 13h 15' 59"

DEC center: +41° 58' 40"

Pixel scale: 1.091 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 348.766 degrees

Field radius: 0.801 degrees


Resolution: 4533x2712

Data source: Backyard

Description

I would have liked more integration time but due to the weather forecast and a growing moon I have decided to process the subs in hand.

I have seen others ask for C&C (comments and criticism) and I too would welcome any feedback.

CS, Lenard

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M63 - Sunflower Galaxy, 



    
        

            Elvie1