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M 101 (Pinwheel Galaxy), 



    
        

            Frank Rogin
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M 101 (Pinwheel Galaxy)

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M 101 (Pinwheel Galaxy), 



    
        

            Frank Rogin
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M 101 (Pinwheel Galaxy)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO 8" f/5 GoTo Newton

Imaging cameras: Canon 700D modified

Mounts: SkyWatcher HEQ-5 Pro Synscan

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Ts-Optics TS Deluxe 60mm

Software: Pleaides Astrophoto PixInshight 1.8

Filters: TS-Optics GPU Superflat 2" Coma-Corrector

Accessory: Lacerta MGEN 2


Dates:April 19, 2020

Frames: 28x360" (2h 48')

Integration: 2h 48'

Avg. Moon age: 26.30 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.36%


Astrometry.net job: 4481166

RA center: 14h 3' 16"

DEC center: +54° 22' 31"

Pixel scale: 0.881 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -147.716 degrees

Field radius: 0.697 degrees


Resolution: 4896x2922

Data source: Traveller

Description

One of my last images taken with my Canon 700Da before I got my new ASI 2600MC PRO.

Unfortunately, some problems with the mount prevented the capture of more frames.

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M 101 (Pinwheel Galaxy), 



    
        

            Frank Rogin