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Contains:  M 101, M101, NGC 5457, NGC 5461, NGC 5477, NGC5447, NGC5449, NGC5450, NGC5451, NGC5453, NGC5455, NGC5461, NGC5462, NGC5471, NGC5477, Pinwheel galaxy
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M101, 



    
        

            Kharan
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M101

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Explorer 200PDS

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY9M

Mounts: Skywatcher NEQ6 PRO Synscan

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher 9x50 finderscope

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY5L-IIc

Focal reducers: Baader MPCC Mk III

Software: Photoshop  ·  Pixinsight

Filters: Baader Red 2"  ·  Baader Green 2"  ·  Baader Blue 2"  ·  Baader L 2''

Accessory: QHYCCD QHY 2" Filter wheel  ·  Seletek Armadillo


Dates:March 13, 2020

Frames: 61x500"

Integration: 8.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 19.09 days

Avg. Moon phase: 80.33%


Astrometry.net job: 3364803

RA center: 14h 3' 2"

DEC center: +54° 23' 48"

Pixel scale: 1.106 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 158.207 degrees

Field radius: 0.603 degrees


Resolution: 3146x2351

Locations: Puolivälinkangas - Oulu, Oulu, Finland

Data source: Backyard

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This turned out to be the best image of the season.

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M101, 



    
        

            Kharan