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Contains:  NGC 5477, NGC 5474, M 101, NGC 5457
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M101 first attempt ever., 


            Donnie B.
M101 first attempt ever.

M101 first attempt ever.

Technical card

Resolution: 3449x2617 job: 2055185

RA center: 211.101 degrees

DEC center: 54.103 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.351 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 322.733 degrees

Field radius: 0.813 degrees

Locations: Home, Johnson City, TN, United States

Data source: Unknown


Put an old astromaster 130 on my CGE to see what I could do in a red zone. This picture looks like it was taken 100 years ago, but it is a start. How do you deep sky imagers do this stuff? I think it is the most underappreciated form of photography out there. SO HARD!



Donnie B.
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M101 first attempt ever., 


            Donnie B.