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Contains:  NGC 3077, M 82, NGC 3034, M 81, Bode's nebulae, NGC 3031
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Bode's Galaxy - M81 / M82 - Feb 2018, 


            Martin Junius
Bode's Galaxy - M81 / M82 - Feb 2018

Bode's Galaxy - M81 / M82 - Feb 2018

Technical card

Resolution: 3886x2588

Dates:Feb. 13, 2018

Frames:Hutech IDAS 2" LPS P2: 63x200" (gain: 120.00) -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 3.5 hours

Darks: ~22

Flats: ~25

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 27.36 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.25%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Mean SQM: 19.50 job: 1971276

RA center: 149.430 degrees

DEC center: 69.285 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.962 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.389 degrees

Field radius: 1.272 degrees

Locations: Dellbrück, Köln, NW, Germany


First light - so to speak ;-) - of my new ASI 294MC Pro. Had quite some difficulties getting proper colors with my light polluted skies and this camera.



Martin Junius
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons

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Bode's Galaxy - M81 / M82 - Feb 2018, 


            Martin Junius

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