Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  M 63  ·  NGC 5055  ·  Sunflower galaxy
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M63

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher 150/750

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS Rebel XSi

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ6-SynScan

Software: BackyardEOS


Dates:May 30, 2014

Frames: 305x60"

Integration: 5.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 1.64 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.03%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 293504

RA center: 13h 15' 48"

DEC center: +42° 1' 48"

Pixel scale: 1.428 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -75.332 degrees

Field radius: 0.679 degrees


Resolution: 2962x1716

Locations: Maison, Laval, Québec, Canada

Description

M63 over 3 nights (May 19,29 and 30) from my backyard in heavy light pollution. I can't say I'm really happy with this picture, but I don't think I can get anything more from those shots... I guess I'll laugh a little in a few years when I upgrade my gear and go back to this galaxy :P

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