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m51 or the Whirlpool Galaxy (TEC140 version) , 



    
        

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m51 or the Whirlpool Galaxy (TEC140 version)
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m51 or the Whirlpool Galaxy (TEC140 version) , 



    
        

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m51 or the Whirlpool Galaxy (TEC140 version)
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TEC 140ED

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 550D / Rebel T2i

Mounts: MesuMount2 MesuMount#2

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Vixen 70S

Guiding cameras: Astrolumina ALccd5.2

Focal reducers: Teleskop-Service TS 2.5"

Software: PHD guiding  ·  photoshop  ·  Nebulosity

Filters: HUTECH IDAS LPS P2


Dates:April 15, 2012

Frames: 13x420" (1h 31')

Integration: 1h 31'

Avg. Moon age: 24.17 days

Avg. Moon phase: 29.11%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 124075

RA center: 13h30m06s.10

DEC center: +47°1109

Pixel scale: 0.903 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -162.866 degrees

Field radius: 0.768 degrees


Resolution: 5079x3426

Locations: Backyard, Izegem, Belgium

Description

Date: 15/04/2012

Telescope: TEC140

Mount: Mesu200

System: TS 2.5" Field Flattener

Camera: Canon EOS 550da with Hutech LPS

Exposure: 13 X 420sec @ 800asa

Autoguiding: PHD

Treatment: Nebulosity and Photoshop

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