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Observatory Parameters
Mar 19
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
08:41 21:42
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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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“To see the Earth as it truly is, small and blue and beautiful in that eternal silence where it floats, is to see ourselves a riders on the Earth together, brothers on that bright loveliness in the eternal cold — brothers who know now they are truly brothers.” Archibald MacLeish, American Poet
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