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Contains:  M 108, M 97, NGC 3556, NGC 3587, Owl nebula
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M97 and M108, 


            Samuli Vuorinen
M97 and M108
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M97 and M108

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:Boren-Simon PowerNewt 8

Imaging cameras:Atik 460EX

Mounts:Sky-Watcher EQ-6 Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses:Finderscope

Guiding cameras:QHYCCD QHY5

Focal reducers:ASA 2" x 0,73 Corrector/Reducer 2KORRR

Software:AstroTortillaMaxim DLPixInsight


Accessory:Lunatico Astronomia Seletek Armadillo

Dates:March 8, 2014

B: 6x300" -15C bin 1x1
G: 6x300" -15C bin 1x1
L: 6x300" -15C bin 1x1
R: 6x300" -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 2.0 hours

Flats: ~20

Bias: ~500

Avg. Moon age: 7.32 days

Avg. Moon phase: 49.38%

Temperature: 1.00

Basic astrometry details job: 196916

RA center: 11h 13' 20"

DEC center: +55° 19' 58"

Pixel scale: 3.066 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -90.646 degrees

Field radius: 0.719 degrees

Resolution: 1317x1058

Locations: Komakallio, Kirkkonummi, Finland



Samuli Vuorinen
License: None (All rights reserved)

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M97 and M108, 


            Samuli Vuorinen