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



    
        

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M81 and M82
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M81 and M82

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
HyperStar for Celestron EdgeHD 1100
Imaging Cameras
Atik 460 EX Mono
Filters
Baader LRGB baader
Accessories
Hyperstar 3 lens by Starizona
Software
photoshop CC 2014 · MaxIm DL Pro 6 MaximDL 6 Pro

Acquisition details

Dates:
March 27, 2015
Frames:
80x30" (40')
Integration:
40'
Avg. Moon age:
7.55 days
Avg. Moon phase:
51.73%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 585916

RA center: 09h55m00s.10

DEC center: +69°1109

Pixel scale: 1.690 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 62.670 degrees

Field radius: 0.694 degrees

Resolution: 620x469

Description

This is M81 and M82. After six months of frustration I'm finally starting to get some decent images. This was taken from my back yard with moderate light pollution from the city.

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M81 and M82, 



    
        

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