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Contains:  Bode's galaxy, Bode's nebulae, M 81, M81, NGC 3031
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M 81 (StarParty 2018 spring), 


            Paul Muskee
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M 81 (StarParty 2018 spring)

Technical card

Dates:March 17, 2018

Frames: 115x40"

Integration: 1.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 29.48 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.00% job: 2035539

RA center: 9h 55' 33"

DEC center: +69° 7' 9"

Pixel scale: 1.703 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 108.988 degrees

Field radius: 0.389 degrees

Resolution: 1306x1006

Locations: StarParty Netherlands, Wateren, Drenthe, Netherlands

Data source: Traveller


This image has been captured during the StarParty in Netherlands 17-03-2018 (my first one!) and processed using PixInsight 1.8. Many thanks to Albert van Duin for supporting me in processing with PixInsight! SQM 21.3.



Paul Muskee
License: None (All rights reserved)


  • M 81 (StarParty 2018 spring), 


            Paul Muskee
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    M 81 (StarParty 2018 spring), 


            Paul Muskee


Description: Processed from scratch with PixInsight and finishing touch with Photoshop

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M 81 (StarParty 2018 spring), 


            Paul Muskee