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    M82 the Galaxy of the cigar, 


            Alberto Pisabarro

    M82 the Galaxy of the cigar

    Technical card

    Dates:Dec. 28, 2016Jan. 18, 2017Jan. 19, 2017Jan. 26, 2017

    Astrodon 5nm H-Alpha filter: 20x1800" -15C bin 1x1
    Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 16x900" -15C bin 1x1
    Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Generation 2: 17x900" -15C bin 1x1
    Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 48x900" -15C
    Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Generation 2: 16x900" -15C bin 1x1

    Integration: 34.2 hours

    Darks: ~100

    Flats: ~40

    Bias: ~100

    Avg. Moon age: 24.87 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 30.20%

    Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 2.00

    Basic astrometry details job: 1470502

    Resolution: 2495x3300

    Locations: Deep Sky West, Rowe, New Mexico, United States


    Those data have been acquired by Jim and Linda Powell and processed by Alberto Pisabarro.



    Alberto Pisabarro


    M82 the Galaxy of the cigar, 


            Alberto Pisabarro