Astrophotography of Galaxies



M83, Southern Pinwheel Galaxy, NGC 5236

M83, Southern Pinwheel Galaxy, NGC 5236


Date: June 7, 2007

Telescope: Celestron 11 XLT on CGE mount f/5

Camera: Starlight Xpress SXV-H9C

Exposure: 22 4-min subframes (88 min total) guided with Meade DSI color and piggybacked Meade DSX-90 at f/13.8 using PHD Guiding.

Comments: Baader UV/IR cut filter.




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