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Whirlpool Galaxy - M51, 



    
        

            Pawel Zgrzebnicki
Whirlpool Galaxy - M51
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Whirlpool Galaxy - M51

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)
Whirlpool Galaxy - M51, 



    
        

            Pawel Zgrzebnicki
Whirlpool Galaxy - M51
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Whirlpool Galaxy - M51

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher SkyMax 180 Pro Black Diamond

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 294MC PRO

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ8 Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Omegon 60/240mm Guidescope with Helical Focuser

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI 174 Mini

Software: Adobe Systems Inc. Photoshop 2019 CC  ·  DxO Photolab 2


Dates:March 11, 2020

Frames: 125x60" (2h 5') (gain: 120.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 2h 5'

Darks: ~100

Flats: ~200

Flat darks: ~200

Bias: ~200

Avg. Moon age: 16.82 days

Avg. Moon phase: 95.30%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

Temperature: 6.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3313021

RA center: 13h 29' 55"

DEC center: +47° 12' 32"

Pixel scale: 0.372 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 280.470 degrees

Field radius: 0.250 degrees


Resolution: 3998x2733

Locations: Obserwatorium, Wieliczka, Poland

Data source: Backyard

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Whirlpool Galaxy - M51, 



    
        

            Pawel Zgrzebnicki