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Contains:  NGC 5195, Whirlpool galaxy, M 51, NGC 5194, IC 4263
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Messier 51, 





    
        

            Loran Hughes
Messier 51

Messier 51

Technical card

Resolution: 3028x2018

Dates:Aug. 31, 2019

Frames: 30x120" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 1.0 hours

Darks: ~25

Flats: ~25

Avg. Moon age: 1.26 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.77%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Astrometry.net job: 2896665

RA center: 202.462 degrees

DEC center: 47.213 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.283 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 182.958 degrees

Field radius: 0.648 degrees

Locations: Westwood, Central Point, OR, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

I was able to get 60 minutes on Messier 51 before it slipped behind the trees.

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lthughes
Loran Hughes
License: Attribution-ShareAlike Creative Commons
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