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Observation by Nik Szymanek: M101

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Nik Szymanek

Observer

Nik Szymanek

Observed

2019 May 23 - 22:55

Uploaded

2019 Jun 24 - 12:00

Objects

M101

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Constellation

Ursa Major

Field centre

RA: 14h03m
Dec: +54°21'
Position angle: +85°50'

Field size

0°43' × 0°28'

Equipment
  • Skywatcher 152mm Esprit refractor
  • QSI 6120wsg CCD camera
  • Astrodon LRGB and Ha filters
  • Paramount MX equatorial mount
Exposure

600 second sub-exposures. Approx 19 hours total.

Location

IC Astronomy, Oria, Spain

Target name

M101 spiral galaxy in Ursa Major

Title

M101

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