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



    
        

            Dan West
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M81 and M82

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M81 and M82, 



    
        

            Dan West
M81 and M82
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M81 and M82

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue SVR102T

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 6D

Mounts: iOptron iEQ45 Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Astromania 60mm 60mm Guidescope

Guiding cameras: Orion Star Shoot autoguider (SSAG)

Focal reducers: Stellarvue SFF3-25 Stellarvue Field Flattener

Software: PixInsight 1.8  ·  Backyard EOS 3


Dates:April 2, 2016

Frames: 12x300" (1h)

Integration: 1h

Avg. Moon age: 23.99 days

Avg. Moon phase: 30.88%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3376320

RA center: 9h 55' 12"

DEC center: +69° 23' 9"

Pixel scale: 1.883 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 265.663 degrees

Field radius: 0.863 degrees


Resolution: 2732x1855

Data source: Traveller

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M81 and M82, 



    
        

            Dan West