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Contains:  NGC 5195, Whirlpool galaxy, M 51, NGC 5194, IC 4263
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M51 - Whirlpool Galaxy, 


            Joe Fox
M51 - Whirlpool Galaxy

M51 - Whirlpool Galaxy

Technical card

Resolution: 5220x3741

Dates:April 10, 2019

Frames: 120x120"

Integration: 4.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 5.00 days

Avg. Moon phase: 25.77% job: 3102001

RA center: 13h 29' 58"

DEC center: +47° 13' 58"

Pixel scale: 0.804 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 160.869 degrees

Field radius: 0.717

Locations: Tierra Del Sol - SDAA Dark Site, Tierra Del Sol, CA, United States

Data source: Traveller


Reprocessing some data I acquired earlier this year on M51



Joe Fox
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Sky plot

Sky plot


M51 - Whirlpool Galaxy, 


            Joe Fox