Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Ursa Major (UMa)  ·  Contains:  Cigar Galaxy  ·  M 82  ·  NGC 3034
Cigar galaxy (M82) with Ha., 



    
        

            Kapil K.
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Cigar galaxy (M82) with Ha.

Cigar galaxy (M82) with Ha., 



    
        

            Kapil K.
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Cigar galaxy (M82) with Ha.

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron NexStar 8 SE SCT 8”
Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI1600mm Mono ZWO ASI1600MM Pro
Mounts
SkyWatcher EQ6-R Pro EQ6-PRO
Filters
ZWO 2" Green · ZWO 2" Blue · ZWO 2" Red · Astrononomik Astronomik 6nm Ha · ZWO 2" Lum
Accessories
Dew-Not heating strips Dew heater. · Pegasus Astro Pocket Powerbox Advanced Astro powerbox · ZWO Asiair · Bahtinov Mask SCT 8” · Celestron 6.3 reducer Celestron 6.3 Focal Reducer
Software
ASIAIR app · PixInsight PixInshight 1.8 MacOS · Adobe Photoshop 2021 Photoshop · DeepSky Stacker Deep Sky Stacker 3.3.4
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Agenaastro guidescope (70mm) Agenaastro guidescope
Guiding Cameras
ZWO ASI120MM-Mini ZWO gude camera

Acquisition details

Dates:
May 17, 2021 ·  May 18, 2021 ·  May 19, 2021 ·  May 20, 2021
Frames:
Astrononomik Astronomik 6nm Ha: 120x240" (8h) (gain: 139.00) -10°C bin 1x1
ZWO 2" Blue: 30x180" (1h 30') (gain: 139.00) -10°C bin 1x1
ZWO 2" Green: 30x180" (1h 30') (gain: 139.00) -10°C bin 1x1
ZWO 2" Lum: 90x180" (4h 30') (gain: 139.00) -10°C bin 1x1
ZWO 2" Red: 30x180" (1h 30') (gain: 139.00) -10°C bin 1x1
Integration:
17h
Darks:
38
Bias:
50
Avg. Moon age:
6.62 days
Avg. Moon phase:
42.13%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
7.00

RA center: 09h55m50s.920

DEC center: +69°4053.23

Pixel scale: 0.583 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 8.752 degrees

Field radius: 0.312 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 3186x2178

Data source: Backyard

Description

Cigar galaxy with HaLRGB from Bortle 7-8 backyard. Still capturing and tuning the Lum and Ha channels.

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