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Contains:  M 81, Bode's nebulae, NGC 3031
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M 81 Bode's Galaxy, 


            Michael Timm
M 81 Bode's Galaxy

M 81 Bode's Galaxy

Technical card

Resolution: 1441x958

Dates:Jan. 14, 2018

Frames: 19x180" (gain: 175.00) 3C bin 2x2

Integration: 0.9 hours

Darks: ~5

Bias: ~10

Avg. Moon age: 27.21 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.98% job: 1890093

RA center: 148.873 degrees

DEC center: 69.065 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.618 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 294.177 degrees

Field radius: 0.148 degrees

Locations: Backyard, Vechelde, Niedersachsen, Germany

Data source: Backyard


This was taken quick and dirty just to see if the changes i made to the setup in phd worked. I had no patience to take the properly number of darks, so you can see the amp glow in the corners. Sadly the guiding problems themselves are not gone, though phd works fine.



Michael Timm
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M 81 Bode's Galaxy, 


            Michael Timm