Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Virgo (Vir)  ·  Contains:  M 61  ·  NGC 4292  ·  NGC 4301  ·  NGC 4303
M61, 



    
        

            Cottage Astrophotography
M61
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M61, 



    
        

            Cottage Astrophotography
M61
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Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron 8" (Celestron SCT 8” Celestron 8" SCT)
Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI 294MC PRO ZWO ASI 294 MC PRO
Mounts
Celestron AVX
Accessories
Celestron Focus Motor · QHY Polemaster · Celestron Reducer, 0.63x
Software
Sequence Generator Pro Seqence Generator Pro · Photoshop CC · Deep Sky Stacker 3.3.4 Deep Sky Stacker
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion 50mm Guidescope Orion 50mm guide scope
Guiding Cameras
Orion Starshoot Autoguider

Acquisition details

Dates:
April 22, 2020
Frames:
9x120" (18')
Integration:
18'
Avg. Moon age:
28.98 days
Avg. Moon phase:
0.34%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3448020

RA center: 12h21m48s.7

DEC center: +04°2743

Pixel scale: 0.718 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 203.831 degrees

Field radius: 0.483 degrees

Resolution: 4024x2689

Locations: Clark Lake, Otter Lake, Quebec, Canada

Data source: Backyard

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M61, 



    
        

            Cottage Astrophotography