Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  24 CVn  ·  IC 4263  ·  IC 4278  ·  M 51  ·  NGC 5169  ·  NGC 5173  ·  NGC 5194  ·  NGC 5195  ·  NGC 5198  ·  NGC 5229  ·  The star 24CVn  ·  Whirlpool Galaxy
The Whirlpool Galaxy - Ultrawide, 



    
        

            David Conn
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The Whirlpool Galaxy - Ultrawide

The Whirlpool Galaxy - Ultrawide, 



    
        

            David Conn
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The Whirlpool Galaxy - Ultrawide

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sharpstar 61EDPH Mark II

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 80D

Mounts: Skywatcher EQ5 Pro Goto

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Astro Essentials 32mm f/4 Mini Guide

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI120MC-S

Focal reducers: Sharpstar 0.8x Flattener Reducer For 61EDPH

Software: Topaz Studio 2  ·  Astropixel Processor  ·  Topaz Sharpen AI  ·  AstroPhotographyTool APT 3.87


Dates:March 18, 2021

Frames: 67x60" (1h 7')

Integration: 1h 7'

Avg. Moon age: 4.61 days

Avg. Moon phase: 22.16%


RA center: 13h30m16s.15

DEC center: +47°3403.8

Pixel scale: 2.794 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -91.893 degrees

Field radius: 2.057 degrees

More info:Open 


Resolution: 4528x2751

Locations: Home, Bangor, Down, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard

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The Whirlpool Galaxy - Ultrawide, 



    
        

            David Conn