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Description Cutout of a photo of the spiral galaxy Messier 101 (also named Pinwheel Galaxy or after the NGC catalog: NGC 5457) taken in Sommerholz, Austria using the following equipement:
  • telescope: 250/1200mm Newton
  • camera: Canon EOS 300D camera
  • exposure: 1 x 300 sec ISO1600, 1 x 300 sec ISO 800
Date 28 April 2005(2005-04-28)
Source Homepage of Rochus Hess
Author Rochus Hess
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Quotation of the permission Rochus Hess gave me at forum.astronomie.de after my call for a GFDL-free release of astro photos:

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Software used Adobe Photoshop 7.0

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