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Contains:  Bode's nebulae, M 81, M 82, NGC 3031, NGC 3034

Image of the day 10/11/2013

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    M81 und M82, 


            Stefan Westphal
    M81 und M82
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    M81 und M82

    Technical card

    Imaging telescope or lens:Orion Optics UK SPX 250

    Imaging camera:Canon 20Da

    Mount:Vixen New Atlux + Skysensor 2000

    Guiding telescope or lens:Orion Optics UK SPX 250

    Guiding camera:M-Gen Guiding Kamera

    Focal reducer:GPU Komakorrektor

    Software:DSS, FitsworkAdobe Photoshop CS2

    Filter:Lumicon Deep Sky Filter 2"

    Accessories:Lacerta OAGLacerta MGEN2

    Dates:March 15, 2013April 1, 2013April 13, 2013

    Frames: 50x720" ISO800

    Integration: 10.0 hours

    Darks: ~31

    Flats: ~29

    Avg. Moon age: 8.93 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 30.65%

    Temperature: -2.00

    Basic astrometry details job: 87448

    RA center: 9h 55' 53"

    DEC center: +69° 21' 3"

    Pixel scale: 2.551 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: -113.751 degrees

    Field radius: 0.615 degrees

    Resolution: 1444x962

    Locations: Defersdorf, Stein bei Nürnberg, Bayern, Germany; Langenweddingen, Sülzetal, Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany



    Stefan Westphal
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    M81 und M82, 


            Stefan Westphal

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