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Contains:  M 81, Bode's nebulae, NGC 3031
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First-Light CCD: Messier 81, 





    
        

            SpacemanSpiff
First-Light CCD: Messier 81

First-Light CCD: Messier 81

Technical card

Resolution: 2700x2163

Dates:March 10, 2016March 11, 2016

Frames:
Baader B 1.25": 9x360" -15C
Baader B 1.25": 4x600" -15C
Baader G 1.25": 9x360" -15C
Baader G 1.25": 4x600" -15C
Baader L 1.25": 21x360" -15C
Baader L 1.25": 7x600" -15C
Baader R 1.25": 9x360" -15C
Baader R 1.25": 4x600" -15C

Integration: 8.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.21 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.76%

Astrometry.net job: 1002140

RA center: 148.893 degrees

DEC center: 69.072 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.398 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -104.249 degrees

Field radius: 0.672 degrees

Locations: Vor der Haustüre, Argenbühl, Germany

Description

Finally switching from DSLR to CCD. First-light of my AtikOne 6.0m OAG Kit.

First half of the night was quite challenging:
No Canon Live-view, laptop, a lot more cables, PHD instead of MGEN, missing ASCOM drivers (of course), wrong distance reducer to sensor and terribly cold...

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