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Contains:  M 82, NGC 3034, M 81, Bode's nebulae, NGC 3031
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Bodes and Cigar Galaxies, 


            José Miranda
Bodes and Cigar Galaxies

Bodes and Cigar Galaxies

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Orion ED80T-CF

Imaging camera:Atik 314L+

Guiding telescope or lens:Orion Mini 50mm Guide Scope

Guiding camera:Orion Star Shoot autoguider (SSAG)

Resolution: 1357x1006

Dates:March 4, 2014

Frames: 30x180"

Integration: 1.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 3.45 days

Avg. Moon phase: 12.88% job: 194150

RA center: 9h 55' 51"

DEC center: +69° 20' 49"

Pixel scale: 2.763 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.043 degrees

Field radius: 0.648

Locations: Miranda Observatory, Isabela, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico


Revision A: First try. Still havig problems with the stars. Background is a bit blue.



José Miranda
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Bodes and Cigar Galaxies, 


            José Miranda