m51 (RA 13:29:52.7, Dec +47:11:42 FK5 J2000) Galaxy in Pair of Galaxies

Wikisky image of area around m51
DSS image from Wikisky

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Flickr images of m51 solved by astrometry.net

Finder Charts

30×30° from Your Sky.
10×10′ from the Minnesota Automated Plate Scanner Catalog (if available).

More info

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Further information about m51 from Simbad

Alternate Output

Notes on output formats.