Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  IC 4263  ·  M 51  ·  NGC 5194  ·  NGC 5195  ·  Whirlpool Galaxy
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific ED80 APO

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI294MC pro

Mounts: SkyWatcher HEQ5

Guiding telescopes or lenses: SVBONY SV106 50mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI224MC

Software: Deep Sky Stacker 4.2.3 64bit  ·  Photoshop


Dates:Feb. 5, 2021

Frames: 40x240" (2h 40')

Integration: 2h 40'

Avg. Moon age: 22.96 days

Avg. Moon phase: 41.45%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4208680

RA center: 13h 29' 55"

DEC center: +47° 12' 57"

Pixel scale: 1.997 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 96.689 degrees

Field radius: 0.525 degrees


Resolution: 1552x1085

Data source: Backyard

Description

First image with my new ASI294. I probably should have used a bigger scope, but I was a frozen icicle. Vermont is cold in the winter, who knew!?

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