Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  IC 4263  ·  M 51  ·  NGC 5194  ·  NGC 5195  ·  NGC 5198  ·  Whirlpool Galaxy
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The Whirlpool Galaxy
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The Whirlpool Galaxy

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The Whirlpool Galaxy, 



    
        

            Lucas Maguire
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The Whirlpool Galaxy

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics Zenith 73 II

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI533MC-Pro

Mounts: Celestron Advanced Avx

Guiding telescopes or lenses: William Optics 50mm Guidescope rotolock William Optics 50mm F/4 Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI120MM-Mini ASI120MM-Mini

Focal reducers: Williams Optics Flat73A

Software: Adobe Phosotshop CC  ·  NINA 10.1  ·  Sharpcap  ·  PHD2 Guiding 2.62 PHD2.62  ·  Deek Sky Stacker

Filters: Optlong L-Pro


Dates:Jan. 28, 2021

Frames: 81x180" (4h 3')

Integration: 4h 3'

Avg. Moon age: 14.46 days

Avg. Moon phase: 99.89%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4187936

RA center: 13h29m42s

DEC center: +47°1116

Pixel scale: 1.753 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.568 degrees

Field radius: 0.945 degrees


Resolution: 2744x2744

Locations: Home, JOHNSTON, Rhode Island, United States

Data source: Backyard

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The Whirlpool Galaxy, 



    
        

            Lucas Maguire