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Contains:  Bode's galaxy, Bode's nebulae, Cigar galaxy, M 81, M 82, M81, M82, NGC 3031, NGC 3034, NGC 3077, NGC3077
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Bode's Galaxy and the Cigar Galaxy, 


            Brian Leshin
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Bode's Galaxy and the Cigar Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:Explore Scientific ED 102 APO FCD1

Imaging cameras:Canon Rebel 600D/T3i (Astro-Modified)

Guiding telescopes or lenses:Generic 50mm Guidescope

Guiding cameras:QHYCCD QHY5-II Mono

Focal reducers:Stellarvue 0.8 FF&R

Software:PHD2 Guiding

Dates:March 26, 2019

Frames: 40x140" ISO800

Integration: 1.6 hours

Darks: ~10

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~40

Avg. Moon age: 20.55 days

Avg. Moon phase: 66.65%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 7.00 job: 2609311

RA center: 9h 57' 2"

DEC center: +69° 16' 39"

Pixel scale: 1.563 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 87.238 degrees

Field radius: 1.026 degrees

Resolution: 3796x2816

Locations: Backyard, Mokena, Illinois, None

Data source: Backyard



Brian Leshin
License: None (All rights reserved)

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Bode's Galaxy and the Cigar Galaxy, 


            Brian Leshin