Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Ursa Major (UMa)  ·  Contains:  Bode's Galaxy  ·  Bode's galaxy  ·  Cigar Galaxy  ·  Cigar galaxy  ·  M 81  ·  M 82  ·  M81  ·  M82  ·  NGC 3031  ·  NGC 3034  ·  NGC 3077  ·  NGC3077
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
M81 & M82 with some IFN, 



    
        

            Benjamin Csizi
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M81 & M82 with some IFN

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
M81 & M82 with some IFN, 



    
        

            Benjamin Csizi
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M81 & M82 with some IFN

Imaging telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher Esprit 100ED Super APO

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM Pro

Mounts: iOptron CEM60

Guiding telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher Esprit 100ED Super APO

Guiding cameras: ToupTek G3M178C

Focal reducers: Skywatcher Fieldflattener for Esprit 100 ED

Software: Open PHD Guiding PHD 2  ·  PixInsight  ·  Seqence Generator Pro

Filters: Baader Blue 36mm  ·  Baader Green 36mm  ·  Baader L 36mm  ·  Baader Ha 36 mm 7nm  ·  Baader Red 36mm

Accessory: PrimaLuceLab Sesto Senso 2  ·  ZWO OAG  ·  ZWO EFW 36 mm Filter Wheel  ·  iOptron iPolar  ·  Startech Industrial USB3 Hub  ·  Thousand Oaks Optical Dew Controller  ·  West Mountain Radio RIGrunner 4005H


Dates:April 15, 2020April 22, 2020April 23, 2020

Frames:
Baader Blue 36mm: 60x180" (gain: 76.00) -15C bin 1x1
Baader Green 36mm: 60x180" (gain: 76.00) -15C bin 1x1
Baader Ha 36 mm 7nm: 30x240" (gain: 139.00) -15C bin 1x1
Baader L 36mm: 300x120" (gain: 76.00) -15C bin 1x1
Baader Red 36mm: 60x180" (gain: 76.00) -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 21.0 hours

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~30

Flat darks: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 17.33 days

Avg. Moon phase: 15.03%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00


Astrometry.net job: 3459368

RA center: 9h 56' 57"

DEC center: +69° 21' 58"

Pixel scale: 1.417 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -94.550 degrees

Field radius: 1.060 degrees


Resolution: 4298x3240

Locations: Home, Augsburg, Bavaria, Germany

Data source: Backyard

Description

Here is my first attempt at Bode's Galaxy and the Cigar Galaxy. After 21h of exposure time from my backyard (Bortle 4) I was able to bring out some of the IFN :)

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M81 & M82 with some IFN, 



    
        

            Benjamin Csizi