Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Hydra (Hya)  ·  Contains:  M 83  ·  NGC 5236  ·  Southern Pinwheel Galaxy
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M83 - Southern Pinwheel, 



    
        

            Mitche
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M83 - Southern Pinwheel

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)
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M83 - Southern Pinwheel, 



    
        

            Mitche
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M83 - Southern Pinwheel

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)

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Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
eVscope (UnistellareVscope2)

Acquisition details

RA center: 13h37m00s.730

DEC center: -29°5257.38

Pixel scale: 0.851 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -3.645 degrees

Field radius: 0.468 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 

Resolution: 2800x2800

Locations: CRO, Greenfield, Oklahoma, United States

Data source: Traveller

Description

M83 - Southern Pinwheel. Messier 83, also catalogued as NGC 5236, is a spiral galaxy in the constellation Hydra. Taken with my new UnistellareVscope 2 at the OKCAC’s Cheddar Ranch Observatory the night of 30 April - 1 May 2022. This was the third night out with my eVScope 2. EV mode, auto settings, no post processing. I’m estimating Bortle 5 skies. Weather was clear, light to no wind, temperatures started at about 72F and dropped to about 65F by 0230.

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M83 - Southern Pinwheel, 



    
        

            Mitche

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