Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Ursa Major (UMa)  ·  Contains:  Bode's nebulae  ·  M 81  ·  M 82  ·  NGC 3031  ·  NGC 3034
M81/M82 Bode’s and Cigar Galaxy, 



    
        

            Graem Lourens
M81/M82 Bode’s and Cigar Galaxy
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M81/M82 Bode’s and Cigar Galaxy, 



    
        

            Graem Lourens
M81/M82 Bode’s and Cigar Galaxy
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Evostar 80ED

Imaging cameras: ATIK 460EX Mono

Mounts: Skywatcher AZ-EQ6 GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher ST80

Guiding cameras: QHY CCD QHY5L-II Mono

Focal reducers: Skywatcher 0.85x Focal Reducer/Corrector

Software: PixInsight

Filters: Baader Planetarium LRGB CCD 1.25"


Frames: 1x49680" (13h 48')

Integration: 13h 48'


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1528353

RA center: 9h 55' 26"

DEC center: +69° 16' 19"

Pixel scale: 2.667 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 77.809 degrees

Field radius: 0.723 degrees


Resolution: 1600x1120

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M81/M82 Bode’s and Cigar Galaxy, 



    
        

            Graem Lourens