Astrophotography of Galaxies



M51, Whirlpool Galaxy

M51, Whirlpool Galaxy


Date: April 6, 2006

Telescope: Celestron 11 XLT f/5 on CG5 mount casually polar aligned

Camera: Meade DSI color I

Exposure: 39 1-min subframes (39 min total) unguided

Comments: Atik .5x focal reducer




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