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Observatory Parameters
May 24
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Gibbous
15:30 03:21
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Whirlpool Galaxy, Astrophotography by Gerard



Frames / Subs



  • Date: Sun Oct 16th 2016

Spatial Info

  • Image Size: 813 x 740 pixels
  • Image Scale: 4.904 arcsec / pixel
  • Visual Field: 1º 06' 24''
  • RA Center: 13h 29m 52s
  • DEC Center: 47º 11' 28''
  • Orientation: -146.994 degrees E of N

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“What a type of happy family is the family of the Sun! With what order, with what harmony, with what blessed peace, do his children the planets move around him, shining with light which they drink in from their parent's in at once upon him and on one another!” Augustus William Hare and Julius Charles Hare
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