Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  IC 4277  ·  IC 4278  ·  M 51  ·  NGC 5194  ·  NGC 5195  ·  Whirlpool Galaxy
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M51, the Whirlpool Galaxy

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M51, the Whirlpool Galaxy, 



    
        

            Bart Delsaert
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M51, the Whirlpool Galaxy

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
16" f3.75 Dream Astrograph
Imaging Cameras
FLI ML16803
Mounts
ASA - Astro Systeme Austria ASA DDM85
Filters
Astrodon LRGB Gen II
Software
PixInsight PixInsinght 1.8 RC7

Acquisition details

Frames:
142x300" (11h 50')
Integration:
11h 50'

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4403827

RA center: 13h29m52s.3

DEC center: +47°1312

Pixel scale: 0.516 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.811 degrees

Field radius: 0.251 degrees

Resolution: 2800x2100

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility

Description

HaLRGB rendition

Comments

Revisions

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M51, the Whirlpool Galaxy, 



    
        

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