M51 Whirlpool Galaxy

M51 Whirlpool galaxy.
Data gathered on the 7th March 2019
Skywatcher Quattro 8″ steel tube on a HEQ5 pro mount, no guiding.
Canon 1100D stock, with intervalometer to control exposures and length.
160 exposures of 60 seconds at ISO 800, with 40 each of Darks, flats, dark flats & bias.
Best 50% stacked in DSS and all processing done in StarTools.

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Bradley Swift

Bradley Swift um_member

Most of my astronomy is done from my back garden in Newhey.

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