Object Constellation Right Ascension Declination
M51, NGC5194, NGC5195 Canes Venatici 13:30 47.0
Scope Focal Length FOV Camera
Televue TV-85 480mm 86'x64' SBIG ST-2000XM
Date Start Exposure Location
4/9/2004 22:15 L:50, R:40, G:40, B:40 minutes Johnson Valley, CA
M51 is composed of the two galaxies, NGC5194 and 5195. NGC5198, NGC5169, NGC5173, and IC4263 are also visible.
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