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Contains:  Cigar Galaxy, M 82, NGC 3034
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
M82 with L-Enhanced filter, 


            Ray Heinle
M82 with L-Enhanced filter
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M82 with L-Enhanced filter

Technical card

Dates:March 15, 2020

Frames: 3x300" bin 0x0

Integration: 0.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 21.22 days

Avg. Moon phase: 59.84%

Basic astrometry details job: 3324188

RA center: 9h 56' 27"

DEC center: +69° 41' 52"

Pixel scale: 0.672 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 180.497 degrees

Field radius: 0.312 degrees

Resolution: 2544x2166

Locations: Picketpost Trailhead, Near Superior, AZ, Arizona, United States

Data source: Traveller


This was a test to see if the filter/camera system can resolve the hydrogen from the center of M82. My system needs more resolution to see detail in M82.



Ray Heinle
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M82 with L-Enhanced filter, 


            Ray Heinle