Whirlpool Galaxy | shweta kuvalekar

Photographer
shweta kuvalekar
Email
shweta_kuvalekar@yahoo.co.in
Location of photo
Bradford Robotic Telescope,Observatorio del Teide site,Instituto De Astrofisica De Canarias,Tenerife,Canary Islands,Spain
Date/Time of photo
11 May,2006 (23:57:43 UTC)
Equipment
Telescope:Celestron 0.67x focal reducer, Celestron C14 optical tube. 3910mm focal length, 365mm aperture. Schmidt-Cassegrain telescope operating at f/11 with a 0.67 focal reducer to f/7.4. Field of view:24 arc minutes square Camera:FLI MaxCam ME2 fitted with a E2V CCD47-10. 1k x 1k pixels, each 13um square. Class 1 Exposure Time:170000 ms processed in fits viewer applet & microsoft photo editor.
Description
Whirlpool galaxy showing arms.
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