Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  IC 4277  ·  M 51  ·  NGC 5194  ·  NGC 5195  ·  Whirlpool Galaxy
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M51 (Canes Venatici)

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M51 (Canes Venatici)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C8 SCT XLT

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 294MC Pro (cooled)

Mounts: SkyWatcher AZ-EQ6 PRO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Omegon Microspeed guide scope, 60/240

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI 120MM Mini

Focal reducers: Starizona SCT Corrector III

Software: AstroPixelProcessor  ·  StarTools

Filters: Optolong L-Pro 2''


Dates:May 5, 2021

Frames: 144x180" (7h 12')

Integration: 7h 12'

Avg. Moon age: 23.78 days

Avg. Moon phase: 32.97%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4502739

RA center: 13h29m53s

DEC center: +47°1142

Pixel scale: 0.839 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 331.269 degrees

Field radius: 0.330 degrees


Resolution: 2000x2000

Data source: Backyard

Description

Two session combine:

4/5/2021 57 x 180 sec

17/3/2020 87 x 180 sec

Total: 7,2 hours

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