M51 The Whirlpool Galaxy

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Stephen Dean

Isle of Wight

SBIG 2000 XM CCD
NEQ6 Mount
Skywatcher 80 mm ED scope.

The Whirlpool Galaxy. I took 12 x 1200 second subs. I am really enjoying imaging Galaxies and this one has been on my list for a while. I was lucky enough to have excellent clear skies when I took this image. I hope to add colour at a later date.

2015-04-08T00:00:00

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