Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Ursa Major (UMa)  ·  Contains:  24 d UMa  ·  Bode's Galaxy  ·  Cigar Galaxy  ·  M 81  ·  M 82  ·  NGC 2959  ·  NGC 2961  ·  NGC 2976  ·  NGC 3031  ·  NGC 3034  ·  The star 24UMa
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Bode's & Cigar Galaxies (M 81 & M 82) wide field, 



    
        

            Lukas Šalkauskas
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Bode's & Cigar Galaxies (M 81 & M 82) wide field

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Bode's & Cigar Galaxies (M 81 & M 82) wide field, 



    
        

            Lukas Šalkauskas
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Bode's & Cigar Galaxies (M 81 & M 82) wide field

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics Gran Turismo 71 APO

Imaging cameras: Nikon D5600a

Mounts: IOptron CEM25P

Focal reducers: Willim Optics FLAT6AIII - 0.8X

Software: PixInsight

Filters: Optolong L-Pro 2"


Dates:March 11, 2021

Frames:Optolong L-Pro 2": 88x120" (2h 56') ISO400

Integration: 2h 56'

Darks: 34

Flats: 6

Bias: 40

Avg. Moon age: 27.68 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.82%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

Temperature: -10.00


Astrometry.net job: 4302170

RA center: 9h 46' 51"

DEC center: +69° 30' 51"

Pixel scale: 2.397 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.956 degrees

Field radius: 2.045 degrees


Resolution: 5100x3420

Data source: Backyard

Description

First try to capture these two galaxies!

Processing done in PixInsight.

Can't wait to collect even more data on these two.

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Bode's & Cigar Galaxies (M 81 & M 82) wide field, 



    
        

            Lukas Šalkauskas