Celestial hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  IC 4263  ·  M 51  ·  NGC 5194  ·  NGC 5195  ·  Whirlpool Galaxy
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M51 Whirlpool Galaxy, 



    
        

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M51 Whirlpool Galaxy

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M51 Whirlpool Galaxy, 



    
        

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M51 Whirlpool Galaxy

Equipment

Acquisition details

Dates:
March 29, 2020
Frames:
32×180(1h 36′)
Integration:
1h 36′
Avg. Moon age:
4.60 days
Avg. Moon phase:
22.08%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3367818

RA center: 13h29m44s.4

DEC center: +47°1203

Pixel scale: 2.074 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 288.010 degrees

Field radius: 0.538 degrees

Resolution: 1523x1080

File size: 285.3 KB

Locations: Lawrence, KS, Lawrence, Kansas, United States

Data source: Backyard

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M51 Whirlpool Galaxy, 



    
        

            Russell Valentine