Astrophotography of Galaxies



M51, Whirlpool Galaxy, NGC 5194

M51, Whirlpool Galaxy


Date: April 8, 2006

Telescope: Celestron NexStar 8 GPS Alt/Az f/1.8

Camera: Meade DSI color I

Exposure: 50 30-sec subframes (25 min total) unguided

Comments: HyperStar lens




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