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



    
        

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M63 Sunflower Galaxy

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M63 Sunflower Galaxy, 



    
        

            Stan Smith
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M63 Sunflower Galaxy

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Stellarvue SVX130T
Imaging Cameras
Atik 490EX Mono
Mounts
iOptron GEM45
Filters
Chroma Blue · Chroma Green · Chroma Red
Accessories
Stellarvue SFFX1 · ZWO EFW 7 x 36mm · ZWO OAG (Off-Axis Guider) · SkyShed Roll-off
Software
Adobe Photoshop · Main Sequence Software Sequence Generator Pro (SGP) · Open PHD Guiding project PHD2 · Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight
Guiding Cameras
Starlight Xpress Lodestar X2

Acquisition details

Dates:
April 11, 2021 ·  April 12, 2021
Frames:
Chroma Blue: 30x300" (2h 30') bin 1x1
Chroma Green: 30x300" (2h 30') bin 1x1
Chroma Red: 30x300" (2h 30') bin 1x1
Integration:
7h 30'
Avg. Moon age:
14.66 days
Avg. Moon phase:
0.24%

RA center: 13h15m50s.836

DEC center: +42°0157.30

Pixel scale: 0.812 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -11.216 degrees

Field radius: 0.455 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 3183x2479

Locations: DarkSky Observatory (In My Back Yard), Westminster, SC, United States

Data source: Backyard

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M63 Sunflower Galaxy, 



    
        

            Stan Smith