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Whirlpool Galaxy M51, 



    
        

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Whirlpool Galaxy M51

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Whirlpool Galaxy M51, 



    
        

            Stan Smith
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Whirlpool Galaxy M51

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Stellarvue SVX130T
Imaging Cameras
Atik 490EX Mono
Mounts
iOptron GEM45
Filters
Chroma Blue · Chroma Green · Chroma Lum · Chroma Red
Accessories
ZWO OAG (Off-Axis Guider)
Software
Main Sequence Software Sequence Generator Pro (SGP) · Open PHD Guiding project PHD2 · Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight
Guiding Cameras
Starlight Xpress Lodestar X2

Acquisition details

Dates:
July 15, 2020
Frames:
Chroma Blue: 30x180" (1h 30') bin 1x1
Chroma Green: 30x180" (1h 30') bin 1x1
Chroma Lum: 30x180" (1h 30') bin 1x1
Chroma Red: 30x180" (1h 30') bin 1x1
Integration:
6h
Avg. Moon age:
24.41 days
Avg. Moon phase:
26.85%

RA center: 13h29m52s.395

DEC center: +47°1139.83

Pixel scale: 0.839 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -93.774 degrees

Field radius: 0.489 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 3291x2598

Locations: DarkSky Observatory (In My Back Yard), Westminster, SC, United States

Data source: Backyard

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Whirlpool Galaxy M51, 



    
        

            Stan Smith

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