Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Ursa Major (UMa)  ·  Contains:  M 101  ·  NGC 5451  ·  NGC 5455  ·  NGC 5457  ·  NGC 5461  ·  NGC 5471
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M101 Pinwheel Galaxy, 



    
        

            David Kennedy
M101 Pinwheel Galaxy
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M101 Pinwheel Galaxy

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M101 Pinwheel Galaxy, 



    
        

            David Kennedy
M101 Pinwheel Galaxy
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M101 Pinwheel Galaxy

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Meade Lx200 12” Classic OTA
Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI2600MM Pro
Mounts
Software Bisque Paramount MX+
Filters
Chroma Blue 36mm · Chroma Luminance 36mm · Chroma Red 36mm · Chroma Green (36mm)
Accessories
Celeston OAG · Starizona SCT Corrector LF
Software
Software Bisque TheSkyX Professional · Pixinsight
Guiding Cameras
ZWO AS174mm

Acquisition details

Dates:
June 1, 2021 ·  June 6, 2021 ·  June 12, 2021 ·  June 16, 2021
Frames:
Chroma Blue 36mm: 72x300" (6h) (gain: 100.00) -10°C bin 2x2
Chroma Green (36mm): 72x300" (6h) (gain: 100.00) -10°C bin 2x2
Chroma Luminance 36mm: 177x150" (7h 22' 30") (gain: 100.00) -10°C bin 2x2
Chroma Red 36mm: 75x300" (6h 15') (gain: 100.00) -10°C bin 2x2
Integration:
25h 37' 30"
Darks:
20
Flats:
20
Flat darks:
20
Avg. Moon age:
13.73 days
Avg. Moon phase:
27.07%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
3.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4649984

RA center: 14h03m12s.5

DEC center: +54°2150

Pixel scale: 0.745 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.219 degrees

Field radius: 0.364 degrees

Resolution: 2908x1983

Locations: Home, McCall, Idaho, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

Imaged over The first two weeks of June this year.

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M101 Pinwheel Galaxy, 



    
        

            David Kennedy