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M51

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Observer
Ian Rothwell
Time of observation
27/03/2019 - 23:35
Object
M51
Observing location
Bournemouth
Equipment
Skywatcher Explorer 150P
ZWO ASI1600MMPro-Cool
Exposure
14 x 60s L, 10 x90s R, 10 x 90s G, 10 x 90s B
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M51 is probably my favourite spiral galaxy. I gave my narrow-band filters a rest for this one and went for LRGB. Unfortunately, I'd left the focus set for an earlier narrow-band imaging session so it isn't as crisp as it could be.

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