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Contains:  M 82, Bode's nebulae, NGC 3034
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Messier 82 and its "cap"

Technical card

Resolution: 2767x2268

Dates:Jan. 31, 2019

Astrodon E-Series Blue filter: 24x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon E-Series Green filter: 24x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon E-Series Red filter: 24x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon Ha 3nm: 24x1200" bin 1x1
Astrodon Luminance E-Series: 48x600" bin 1x1

Integration: 28.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 25.59 days

Avg. Moon phase: 16.57% job: 2511985

RA center: 148.954 degrees

DEC center: 69.681 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.744 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 269.545 degrees

Field radius: 0.370 degrees

Locations: Entre Encinas y Estrellas E-EyE, Fregenal de la Sierra, Extremadura, Spain

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: e-EyE Extremadura


A small crop from a deep image that Steve and I imaged through early January. There is a second panel for M81 that we are currently working on. We were surprised to see the small arc of Ha and Sigga pointed Steve to a reference from APOD: see when Steve posted his image earlier in January.

Data acquisition: Barry Wilson & Steve Milne
Processing: Barry Wilson



Barry Wilson

Sky plot

Sky plot


Messier 82 and its "cap", 


            Barry Wilson

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Entre Encinas y Estrellas (e-EyE)