Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  M 101  ·  NGC 5457
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M101
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M101

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion 10" f/3.9 Astrograph 10" Newt

Imaging cameras: QHY183M

Mounts: Orion HDX110 Mount

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 10" f/3.9 Astrograph 10" Newt

Guiding cameras: QHY5L-IIM (3)

Software: PixInsight 1.8 Ripley PI  ·  PHD2 Guiding 2.6.5  ·  Eqmod  ·  DeepSkyStacker 4.1.1 64bit DSS  ·  Adobe Photoshop 7 PS7  ·  SGP Pro SGP

Filters: Optolong 36mm Red  ·  Optolong H-Alpha 7nm 36mm Ha  ·  Optolong L 36mm L  ·  Optolong B 36mm B  ·  Optolong G 36mm G

Accessory: QHYCCD oag m  ·  Minix Z83-4 Fanless Computer  ·  Alnitak Flat Man L  ·  PRIMALUCE LAB SestoSenso focuser (5)  ·  QHYCFW3-M 36mm 7 pos EFW  ·  QHYCCD PoleMaster Polemaster (2)  ·  Teleview Paracor type 2 Coma Corrector


Dates:Feb. 22, 2020

Frames: 53x184"

Integration: 2.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 28.49 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.21%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3276744

RA center: 14h 3' 9"

DEC center: +54° 21' 25"

Pixel scale: 0.568 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 178.249 degrees

Field radius: 0.291 degrees


Resolution: 3072x2043

Locations: back yard, Gales Ferry, CT, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

M101 Pinwheel Galaxy LRGBHa @ -40C
I've been trying to get a decent image of this galaxy since I bought my first telescope 3 years ago, and had a stroke while shooting this 2 years ago

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B

Description: reworked from scratch 2x drizzle. blue had better detail then lum so pixel mathed blue and lum 50/50 for lum

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Description: added fudge, sprinkles, and cropped

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Description: more better

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