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Observation by Nik Szymanek: M51 Whirlpool Galaxy

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Nik Szymanek


Nik Szymanek


2021 May 06 - 23:03


2021 May 13 - 12:18


The Whirlpool Galaxy (M51)
Messier 51B (NGC5195)

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Canes Venatici

Field centre

RA: 13h29m
Dec: +47°12'
Position angle: -1°05'

Field size

0°27' × 0°24'

  • Officina Stellare Pro RC-700 70-cm telescope
  • FLI PL 16803 CCD camera
  • Astrodon LRGB filters

L: 4 x 300s R: 4 x 300s G: 4 x 300s B: 4 x 300s and 6 x 120s


IC Astronomy, Oria, Spain


M51 Whirlpool Galaxy

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