Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Ursa Major (UMa)  ·  Contains:  Bode's nebulae  ·  M 82  ·  NGC 3034
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M82 - Cigar galaxy in HaLRGB, 



    
        

            Muhammad Ali
M82 - Cigar galaxy in HaLRGB
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M82 - Cigar galaxy in HaLRGB

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M82 - Cigar galaxy in HaLRGB, 



    
        

            Muhammad Ali
M82 - Cigar galaxy in HaLRGB
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M82 - Cigar galaxy in HaLRGB

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron EdgeHD 11
Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI1600MM-C
Mounts
Software Bisque Paramount MYT
Filters
Astrodon Tru-Balance - H-a 36mm - 5nm · Astrodon Tru Balance Gen 2 B · Astrodon Tru Balance Gen 2 G · Astrodon Tru Balance Gen 2 R · Astrodon Tru Balance Gen 2 L
Accessories
MoonLite CLF 2.5" Focuser/Stepper Motor/V2 mini Controller · Celestron .7x Focal Reducer, for 11 HD
Software
PixInsight 1.8 Ripley · Adobe Systems Inc. Photoshop CC 2018 · Adobe Systems Inc. Lightroom CC 2017
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron EdgeHD 11
Guiding Cameras
Starlight Xpress Lodestar X2

Acquisition details

Dates:
Feb. 7, 2019 ·  March 14, 2019 ·  March 15, 2019
Frames:
Astrodon Tru Balance Gen 2 B: 50x60" (50') (gain: 139.00) bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru Balance Gen 2 G: 49x60" (49') (gain: 139.00) -20°C bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru Balance Gen 2 L: 90x60" (1h 30') (gain: 139.00) -20°C bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru Balance Gen 2 R: 46x60" (46') (gain: 139.00) -20°C bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance - H-a 36mm - 5nm: 198x120" (6h 36') (gain: 139.00) -20°C bin 1x1
Integration:
10h 31'
Avg. Moon age:
6.10 days
Avg. Moon phase:
39.52%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2587018

RA center: 09h55m52s.6

DEC center: +69°4030

Pixel scale: 0.391 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.917 degrees

Field radius: 0.191 degrees

Resolution: 1824x1413

Locations: Home observatory, Elk Grove, California, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

Moon is getting brighter so I wanted to complete data collection for M82. Today I finally was able to process the data.

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M82 - Cigar galaxy in HaLRGB, 



    
        

            Muhammad Ali