Contains:  M 109, NGC 3992
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M109 in Ursa Major, 





    
        

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M109 in Ursa Major

M109 in Ursa Major

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Imaging telescope or lens:GSO Newton 8" f/6

Imaging camera:QHY8L

Mount:Selfmade Fork mount

Guiding telescope or lens:Bresser Skylux 70/700

Guiding camera:Astrolumina ALccd5.2

Software:photoshopNebulosityDeepSkyStacker

Accessory:Baader Planetarium MPCC

Resolution: 3010x1985

Dates:March 18, 2017March 19, 2017

Frames: 22x900" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 5.5 hours

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~60

Avg. Moon age: 20.66 days

Avg. Moon phase: 65.52%

Astrometry.net job: 1576128

RA center: 179.503 degrees

DEC center: 53.377 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.337 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.338 degrees

Field radius: 0.670 degrees

Data source: Unknown

Description

There is a bunch of serious reflections in the image, which are caused by Phecda (γ Ursae Majoris). I didn't even try to cleanse them away because I think they are quite nice.

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M109 in Ursa Major, 





    
        

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