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Contains:  M 82, Bode's nebulae, NGC 3034
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"I finally stopped smoking - Messier 82", 





    
        

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"I finally stopped smoking - Messier 82"

"I finally stopped smoking - Messier 82"

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Celestron EdgeHD 800

Imaging camera:Canon EOS M

Mount:Celestron Advanced VX

Guiding telescope or lens:TS Optics 60mm Guidescope

Guiding camera:Lacerta MGEN2

Software:Magic LanternPleiades Astrophoto PixInsight

Resolution: 4008x3126

Dates:Feb. 6, 2016

Frames: 23x300" ISO800

Integration: 1.9 hours

Darks: ~10

Flats: ~50

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 27.26 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.74%

Astrometry.net job: 1012518

RA center: 148.984 degrees

DEC center: 69.684 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.450 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 74.016 degrees

Field radius: 0.318 degrees

Description

Testing the guiding setup at 2m focal length.

Obviously 5m subs are not enough to catch the glowing hydrogen blasting from the core.
Also an unmodded Eos M isn't the best tool for the job.

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