Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 63  ·  NGC 5055  ·  Sunflower Galaxy
M63 Sunflower Galaxy - LRGB, 



    
        

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M63 Sunflower Galaxy - LRGB
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M63 Sunflower Galaxy - LRGB

M63 Sunflower Galaxy - LRGB, 



    
        

            Zheng Fu
M63 Sunflower Galaxy - LRGB
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M63 Sunflower Galaxy - LRGB

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TEC-140

Imaging cameras: SBIG STF 8300M

Mounts: Skywatcher EQ8 Pro

Guiding cameras: SBIG OAG 8300 with ST-I

Focal reducers: TEC Field Flattener

Software: PhD 2 Guiding  ·  PixInsight 1.8  ·  Sequence Generator Pro

Filters: Baader Lum 36mm  ·  Baader Green 36mm  ·  Baader Red 36mm  ·  Baader Blue 36mm


Dates:April 21, 2020April 22, 2020April 23, 2020April 25, 2020

Frames:
Baader Blue 36mm: 20x600" (3h 20') -20C bin 1x1
Baader Green 36mm: 20x600" (3h 20') -20C bin 1x1
Baader Lum 36mm: 75x600" (12h 30') -20C bin 1x1
Baader Red 36mm: 22x600" (3h 40') -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 22h 50'

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 14.90 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.03%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3479857

RA center: 13h 15' 49"

DEC center: +42° 2' 2"

Pixel scale: 1.081 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.720 degrees

Field radius: 0.519 degrees


Resolution: 2484x2408

Locations: BHL, Beijing, China

Data source: Own remote observatory

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