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Contains:  M 82, Bode's nebulae, NGC 3034
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Cigar Galaxy, 


Cigar Galaxy

Cigar Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Skywatcher Explorer 200 PDS

Imaging camera:Canon 1000d

Mount:HEQ5 PRO

Guiding telescope or lens:Orion 50mm GuideScope

Guiding camera:ZWO ASI120MC

Focal reducer:SkyWatcher Coma Corrector (x0.95)

Software:DeepSkyStacker 3.3.4 DeepSky Stacker 3.3.4Adobe Photoshop CS6

Accessory:Bartinov mask

Resolution: 2465x1625

Dates:March 19, 2018

Frames: 15x240"

Integration: 1.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 1.96 days

Avg. Moon phase: 4.27% job: 1978183

RA center: 149.003 degrees

DEC center: 69.700 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.977 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 157.003 degrees

Field radius: 0.401 degrees

Locations: Kilsyth, Kilsyth, Scotland, United Kingdom



License: None (All rights reserved)

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Cigar Galaxy, 



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