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



    
        

            Hermann Schieder
Messier 51 Whirlpool Galaxy
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Messier 51 Whirlpool Galaxy

Messier 51 Whirlpool Galaxy, 



    
        

            Hermann Schieder
Messier 51 Whirlpool Galaxy
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Messier 51 Whirlpool Galaxy

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Teleskop-Service TS 12" Newton f4 · TMB APO 80mm TMB
Imaging Cameras
SBIG ST-8300M
Mounts
10Micron GM2000 QCI
Filters
Baader Planetarium LRGB CCD 1.25"
Accessories
ASA 2" Reducer 0,73 ASA
Software
AstroArt 5

Acquisition details

Dates:
April 21, 2014
Frames:
90x120" (3h)
Integration:
3h
Avg. Moon age:
21.25 days
Avg. Moon phase:
59.47%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 286385

RA center: 13h29m58s.1

DEC center: +47°1214

Pixel scale: 0.960 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 143.893 degrees

Field radius: 0.257 degrees

Resolution: 1342x1384

Locations: Gartensternwarte in Rothenstadt/Weiden i.d.Opf., Weiden i.d.Opf., Bayern, Germany

Description

Aufnahme des Luminanzkanals mit einem 12" Newton, die RGB-Farbkanäle stammen von einem 80 mm APO

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Messier 51 Whirlpool Galaxy, 



    
        

            Hermann Schieder