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M51-"The Whirlpool Galaxy"


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About this observation
Eric Watkins
Time of observation
21/08/2017 - 01:45
Observing location
North Essex
C14 Edge 0.356m @F7.7
ME Paramount GEM
QSI 532 ccd camera binned 3x3
Filters none, r'sloan and g'sloan
Processed using Pixinsight by M. Large
Plate scale 1.5"/Pix
Clear 10 x 50sec. r'sloan 20 sec x 50 sec and g'sloan 20 x 50 sec
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I'm not into imaging for it's own sake, but now and then I'll have a go.

A bit belated, but about time I put some of my work up.

Seeing was mediocre and processing was done by a friend, Mark Large.

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