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

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Sunflower Galaxy (M63) RGB, 



    
        

            Jim McKee
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Sunflower Galaxy (M63) RGB

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion EON 115mm ED Triplet APO
Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI294MM Pro Cooled
Mounts
iOptron GEM45
Filters
Astronomik B 1.25" · Astronomik G 1.25" · Astronomik R 1.25"
Accessories
PrimaLuceLab Sesto Senso Robotic Focusing Motor · Apple Mac Mini Bootcamp Win10 · Meade 6000 .8x Reducer/Flattener
Software
Photoshop CC · PixInsight 1.8
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Apertura 60mm FPL-53 Doublet APO F6
Guiding Cameras
ZWO Asi120mm-s

Acquisition details

Dates:
March 21, 2021 ·  March 22, 2021
Frames:
Astronomik B 1.25": 44x240" (2h 56') (gain: 120.00) -10C bin 1x1
Astronomik G 1.25": 44x240" (2h 56') (gain: 120.00) -10C bin 1x1
Astronomik R 1.25": 44x240" (2h 56') (gain: 120.00) -10C bin 1x1
Integration:
8h 48'
Avg. Moon age:
7.75 days
Avg. Moon phase:
53.93%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
5.00

RA center: 13h15m18s.553

DEC center: +42°0401.00

Pixel scale: 0.735 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -1.475 degrees

Field radius: 0.425 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 

Resolution: 3268x2582

Data source: Backyard

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