Astrophotography of Galaxies

M63, Sunflower Galaxy, NGC 5055

M63, Sunflower Galaxy

Date: April 12, 2010

Telescope: Celestron 11 XLT on CGE mount f/5

Camera: Starlight Xpress SXV-H9C

Exposure: 21 5-min subframes (105 min total) guided with Meade DSI pro and piggybacked Meade DSX-90 using PHD Guiding.

Comments: IDAS LPS P2 filter

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