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Wallpaper Details: The Whirlpool Galaxy

High-resolution desktop wallpaper The Whirlpool Galaxy by chickenwire
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The Whirlpool Galaxy

March 11th, 2004

This wallpaper is a composite of two 60-minute manually guided photographs using a 10-inch Meade LX200 (f/6.3). The Whirlpool Galaxy is known as M51 in the Messier catalog.


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Comments from the Community

Posted By: stil
about 17 years, 7 months ago
Very bad quality - not on desktop.
Posted By: addario
about 16 years, 3 months ago
Nice work!

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