Sunflower Galaxy

Telescope TOA-150 on AP1200GTO Designation M63
Focal Length F/7.3 1100mm Position RA 13h 15m DEC 42* 02'
Guiding SX Lodestar thru MMOAG Type Spiral Galaxy
Control MaximDL Magnitude 8.6
CCD Camera Starlightxpress SXVF-H9 Size 12 x 7 arcminutes, 92,000 LY Dia
Image Scale 1.20 arcsec Distance 23.5 million Light years
Filters Astronomiks LRGB Constellation Canes Venatici
Exposures 15 x 5 min Lum 1x1, 12 x 5 min ea RGB 2x2    
Calibration Flats, darks.    
Software MaximDL, Photoshop CS2    
Date Texas Star Party May 2010    
NOTES: Very Poor seeing most of the week.