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Contains:  M 82, NGC 3034, M 81, Bode's nebulae, NGC 3031
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M81, M82 and Co., 


            Peter Kurucz
M81, M82 and Co.

Technical card

Resolution: 4243x2596

Dates:May 12, 2018

Integration: 0.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 26.33 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.14% job: 2153015

RA center: 148.851 degrees

DEC center: 69.390 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.976 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 270.960 degrees

Field radius: 0.674 degrees

Data source: Backyard


First light of my newly built telescope and my brand new ASI1600. First try also with HaLRGB combination as well as with PixInsight. This version of the image my second post processing run.

The first version was published as "Astrophoto of the Week" at



Peter Kurucz
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


M81, M82 and Co., 


            Peter Kurucz

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