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Contains:  Bode's nebulae, M 81, M 82, NGC 3031, NGC 3034
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Messier 81 and 82, 


Messier 81 and 82
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Messier 81 and 82

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:CELESTRON EdgeHD 8

Imaging camera:QHYCCD QHY8L

Mount:Sky-Watcher NEQ-6 PRO GoTo SkyScan

Guiding telescope or lens:Skywatcher ED 80/600

Focal reducer:Celestron .7x

Software:EZCapPHD Guiding 2.5.0

Accessory:Orion Starshoot Auto-Guider

Dates:May 4, 2014

Frames: 10x180" -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 0.5 hours

Flats: ~7

Bias: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 5.03 days

Avg. Moon phase: 25.96%

Basic astrometry details job: 1009022

RA center: 9h 55' 50"

DEC center: +69° 22' 4"

Pixel scale: 1.084 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -90.459 degrees

Field radius: 0.550 degrees

Resolution: 3040x2024

Locations: Duc, Prayssas, Lot et Garonne, France



License: None (All rights reserved)

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Messier 81 and 82,