Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 51  ·  NGC 5194  ·  NGC 5195  ·  NGC 5198  ·  NGC 5229  ·  Whirlpool Galaxy
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Messier 51 - Whirlpool Galaxy, 



    
        

            Karsten Möller
Messier 51 - Whirlpool Galaxy
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Messier 51 - Whirlpool Galaxy

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Messier 51 - Whirlpool Galaxy, 



    
        

            Karsten Möller
Messier 51 - Whirlpool Galaxy
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Messier 51 - Whirlpool Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher ED80

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 400Da

Mounts: Skywatcher NEQ6 Pro SyncScan

Focal reducers: Skywaycher 0.85x Focal Reducer

Software: PixInsight 1.8


Dates:March 28, 2020

Frames: 35x600" (5h 50')

Integration: 5h 50'

Avg. Moon age: 3.68 days

Avg. Moon phase: 14.57%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3486707

RA center: 13h29m58s.6

DEC center: +47°1709

Pixel scale: 2.249 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.867 degrees

Field radius: 1.345 degrees


Resolution: 3645x2293

Locations: Balkonsternwarte Frischborn, Lauterbach, Hessen, Germany

Data source: Backyard

Description

Die Aufnahme ist in zwei Nächten entstanden

28.03. -- 35x600s bei ISO 800

31.03. -- 60x300s bei ISO 800

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Messier 51 - Whirlpool Galaxy, 



    
        

            Karsten Möller