Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 63  ·  NGC 5055  ·  Sunflower Galaxy
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M63 as seen from the city of Sofia, 



    
        

            Ivan Raichev
M63 as seen from the city of Sofia
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M63 as seen from the city of Sofia

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M63 as seen from the city of Sofia, 



    
        

            Ivan Raichev
M63 as seen from the city of Sofia
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M63 as seen from the city of Sofia

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron Nexstar Evolution 6
Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI 533 MC PRO
Mounts
Ioptron CEM70
Filters
Baader Neodymium 1¼" (Moon & Skyglow)-Filter
Accessories
Celestron Focus Motor
Software
PixInsight 1.8 · SharpCap
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion Deluxe Mini 50mm Guide Scope with Helical Focuser
Guiding Cameras
ZWO ASI 224MC

Acquisition details

Dates:
April 11, 2021
Frames:
Baader Neodymium 1¼" (Moon & Skyglow)-Filter: 61x300" (5h 5') (gain: 100.00) -10C bin 1x1
Integration:
5h 5'
Darks:
20
Flats:
30
Bias:
30
Avg. Moon age:
28.97 days
Avg. Moon phase:
0.35%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
6.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4414615

RA center: 13h15m51s.1

DEC center: +42°0133

Pixel scale: 0.470 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 2.712 degrees

Field radius: 0.278 degrees

Resolution: 3008x3008

Locations: Астро терасата под звездите / My astro terrace under the stars, гр. София, кв. Княжево, Bulgaria

Data source: Backyard

Description

This is my image of the M63 spiral galaxy taken from the city of Sofia with my Celestron C6 @ 1500 mm. This is the data only from one night. The next 10 and more days are cloudy here so I decided to process my data and see what I have acquired.

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M63 as seen from the city of Sofia, 



    
        

            Ivan Raichev