Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  IC 4277  ·  IC 4278  ·  M 51  ·  NGC 5194  ·  NGC 5195  ·  Whirlpool Galaxy

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    M51-Whirlpool Galaxie, 



    
        

            Rochus Hess

    Imaging telescopes or lenses: ASA EQ 1000

    Imaging cameras: FLI Microline 16803

    Mounts: ASA - Astro System Austria equatorial mount

    Guiding telescopes or lenses: ASA EQ 1000

    Software: Pleiades Astrophoto PinInsight 1.8.7 Ripley  ·  Adobe Photoshop CC

    Filters: Baader Planetarium Baader LRGB 50mm


    Dates:April 15, 2020

    Frames:Baader Planetarium Baader LRGB 50mm: 55x420" bin 1x1

    Integration: 6.4 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 22.66 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 44.59%


    Astrometry.net job: 4134766

    RA center: 13h 29' 52"

    DEC center: +47° 12' 0"

    Pixel scale: 0.273 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 90.614 degrees

    Field radius: 0.184 degrees


    Resolution: 3560x3277

    Locations: Vega Sternwarte Haus der Natur, Salzburg, Austria

    Description

    M51 - Whirlpool galaxy in the constellation canes venatici

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    M51-Whirlpool Galaxie, 



    
        

            Rochus Hess