[back] M101 (Pinwheel Galaxy) in Ursa Major[NED]

High resolved image / hoch aufgelöstes Bild (2400 x 2345 Pixel)

Type SBc, distance ~ 5.8Mpc/19MLy,




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About this Image / Über dieses Bild

Image Type, Orientation: LRGB-Composite, North is at 9:00h
Exposure time: L: 8x600 sec., R,G,B: 5x600 sec., all 1x1 bin
Exposure date: July 19th…20th, 2011
Location: Skinakas Observatory at Crete, Greece, remote-controlled from Skinakas 30cm-Telescope building/Greece
Filter: ASTRODON 65mm Filterset for STX
Instrument: Ganymed 60cm-Hypergraph in secondary focus (f=4938.3 mm)
Photographer: Makis Palaiologou, Stefan Binnewies, Josef Pöpsel
Seeing (FWHM): 1.1"

A primary focus image of M101 can be found here, a version with the supernova SN2011fe, which appeared only four weeks after the exposure for this image, can be found here.




Eine Primärfokusaufnahme von M101 ist hier zu finden, eine Aufnahme mit der Supernova SN2011fe, die nur vier Wochen nach dieser Aufnahme erschien, hier.

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