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Contains:  M 82, NGC 3034, M 81, Bode's nebulae, NGC 3031
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Bode's Galaxies (M81 and M82, the Cigar Galaxy), 





    
        

            Frank Kane
Bode's Galaxies (M81 and M82, the Cigar Galaxy)

Bode's Galaxies (M81 and M82, the Cigar Galaxy)

Technical card

Resolution: 3294x1756

Dates:April 2, 2019

Frames: 137x120"

Integration: 4.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 26.90 days

Avg. Moon phase: 7.61%

Astrometry.net job: 2624873

RA center: 9h 55' 48"

DEC center: +69° 22' 26"

Pixel scale: 1.114 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 268.088 degrees

Field radius: 0.577

Data source: Backyard

Description

Bode's Galaxy (M81) and the Cigar Galaxy (M82) imaged from a suburban driveway, with a touch of hydrogen-alpha data thrown in.

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fkane
Frank Kane
License: None (All rights reserved)
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Revisions

  • Bode's Galaxies (M81 and M82, the Cigar Galaxy), 





    
        

            Frank Kane
    Original
  • Bode's Galaxies (M81 and M82, the Cigar Galaxy), 





    
        

            Frank Kane
    B
  • Final
    Bode's Galaxies (M81 and M82, the Cigar Galaxy), 





    
        

            Frank Kane
    C

B

Re-done with new camera and with some Ha data.

C

Fixed color balance.

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Bode's Galaxies (M81 and M82, the Cigar Galaxy), 





    
        

            Frank Kane