Celestial hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  IC 4277  ·  IC 4278  ·  M 51  ·  NGC 5194  ·  NGC 5195  ·  Whirlpool Galaxy

Image of the day 01/14/2021

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    M51-Whirlpool Galaxie, 



    
        

            Rochus Hess

    M51-Whirlpool Galaxie

    Image of the day 01/14/2021

    Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
      M51-Whirlpool Galaxie, 



    
        

            Rochus Hess

      M51-Whirlpool Galaxie

      Equipment

      Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
      ASA EQ1000
      Imaging Cameras
      FLI ML16803
      Mounts
      ASA Direct-Drive
      Filters
      Baader Planetarium Baader LRGB 50mm
      Software
      Adobe Photoshop · Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight
      Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
      ASA EQ1000

      Acquisition details

      Dates:
      April 15, 2020
      Frames:
      Baader Planetarium Baader LRGB 50mm: 55×420(6h 25′) bin 1×1
      Integration:
      6h 25′
      Avg. Moon age:
      22.66 days
      Avg. Moon phase:
      44.59%

      RA center: 13h29m52s.8

      DEC center: +47°1200

      Pixel scale: 0.273 arcsec/pixel

      Orientation: 90.614 degrees

      Field radius: 0.184 degrees

      Resolution: 3560x3277

      File size: 9.5 MB

      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