M51A (NGC 5194) and M51B (NGC 5195), the Whirlpool Galaxy and Companion in the constellation Canes Venatici.

Photographer
Jon Greif
Email
greif.jon@gmail.com
Location of photo
Mayhill, NM, USA taken remotely from La Jolla, CA, using telescope.net.
Date/Time of photo
September 16, 2015, at 8:30 pm local time.
Equipment
Takahashi TOA 150 mm refractor with single shot color CCD image, 300 sec, no binning.
Description
M51A (NGC 5194) and M51B (NGC 5195), the Whirlpool Galaxy and Companion in the constellation Canes Venatici.