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



    
        

            Zhuoqun Wu
Sunflower Galaxy
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Sunflower Galaxy

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Sunflower Galaxy, 



    
        

            Zhuoqun Wu
Sunflower Galaxy
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Sunflower Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Schulman 32" RC .81 Meter

Imaging cameras: SBIG STX16803

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Schulman 32" RC .81 Meter

Guiding cameras: SBIG STX16803

Software: PixInsight PixInshight Core 1.8 Ripley

Filters: LRGB


Dates:May 22, 2020

Frames: 36x300" (3h)

Integration: 3h

Avg. Moon age: 29.30 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.06%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3542202

RA center: 13h 15' 49"

DEC center: +42° 1' 40"

Pixel scale: 0.326 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 7.902 degrees

Field radius: 0.169 degrees


Resolution: 3090x2095

Locations: Mount Lemmon SkyCenter, Tucson, Ari, United States

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Description

Me and my friends use Schulman 32-inch RCOS telescope which located in University of Arizona Mount Lemmon SkyCenter to image this beautiful galaxy.

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Sunflower Galaxy, 



    
        

            Zhuoqun Wu