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 490 EX Mono

Mounts: iOptron GEM45

Guiding cameras: Starlight Express Lodestar X2 Autoguider

Focal reducers: Stellarvue SFFX-1 Flattener

Software: Photoshop 2020  ·  Main Sequence Software Sequence Generator PRO  ·  Pixinsight  ·  Stark-Labs PHD2

Filters: Chroma technology Blue 36mm  ·  Chroma technology Green 36mm  ·  Chroma technology Red 36mm

Accessory: ZWO Off-Axis Guider  ·  ZWO EFW 36mm 7 Positions  ·  SkyShed Roll-off


Dates:April 11, 2021April 12, 2021

Frames:
Chroma technology Blue 36mm: 30x300" (2h 30') bin 1x1
Chroma technology Green 36mm: 30x300" (2h 30') bin 1x1
Chroma technology Red 36mm: 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