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



    
        

            Guido Kiefl
M51
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M51

M51, 



    
        

            Guido Kiefl
M51
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M51

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky watcher Quattro 8S

Imaging cameras: Zwo ASi 1600MC cool

Mounts: Skywatcher EQ6R pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: TS-Optics 60/240mm Leitrohr

Guiding cameras: zwo asi 224 mc

Software: PixInsight 1.8.8 pixinsight 1.88

Filters: ZWO LRGB 36mm

Accessory: Coma corrector GPU GPU  ·  Zwo 7 position 36mm filter wheel


Frames:ZWO LRGB 36mm: 70x180" (3h 30') (gain: 0.00) 20C

Integration: 3h 30'

Darks: ~15

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~60


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3084073

RA center: 13h 29' 28"

DEC center: +47° 8' 49"

Pixel scale: 0.978 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 45.558 degrees

Field radius: 0.384 degrees


Resolution: 1824x1349

Data source: Traveller

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M51, 



    
        

            Guido Kiefl