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


            Jason Hissong
M81 and M82
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M81 and M82

Technical card

Dates:May 23, 2019

Frames: 20x300"

Integration: 1.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 19.28 days

Avg. Moon phase: 78.67%

Basic astrometry details job: 2708281

RA center: 9h 55' 41"

DEC center: +69° 22' 37"

Pixel scale: 2.665 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 264.665 degrees

Field radius: 0.750 degrees

Resolution: 1619x1219

Locations: Amlin UMC, Amlin, Ohio, United States

Data source: Traveller


Used the backyard of my church as it is slightly darker than my suburban home. Big wide open skies.



Jason Hissong
License: Attribution-NonCommercial Creative Commons

Sky plot

Sky plot


M81 and M82, 


            Jason Hissong