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Contains:  NGC 3077, M 82, NGC 3034, M 81, Bode's nebulae, NGC 3031
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M81 & M82, 


            Tony C.
M81 & M82

M81 & M82

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Explore Scientific 80mm ED TRIPLET APO

Imaging camera:Canon T7i (Un-modified)

Guiding telescope or lens:ZWO 60mm Guidescope

Guiding camera:ZWO ASI120MC

Software:PHD2 GuidingBackyard EOSSharpCap Pro 3.2

Resolution: 4912x3171

Dates:April 17, 2019

Frames: 112x120"

Integration: 3.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 12.57 days

Avg. Moon phase: 94.66% job: 2646845

RA center: 9h 55' 33"

DEC center: +69° 3' 43"

Pixel scale: 1.612 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.693 degrees

Field radius: 1.309

Data source: Backyard


Bodes and Cigar Galaxy. I am new to the hobby and this is my first fully processed image. Weather permitting, there will be many more to come!



Tony C.

Sky plot

Sky plot


M81 & M82, 


            Tony C.