Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Ursa Major (UMa)  ·  Contains:  Bode's Galaxy  ·  Cigar Galaxy  ·  M 81  ·  M 82  ·  NGC 3031  ·  NGC 3034
Messier 81 and 82, 



    
        

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Messier 81 and 82
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Messier 81 and 82

Messier 81 and 82, 



    
        

            Hamiltonian
Messier 81 and 82
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Messier 81 and 82

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron C8N
Imaging Cameras
Canon EOS 450D
Mounts
Celestron Advanced VX
Software
APT - Astro Photography Tool APT 2.43 · DeepSky Stacker Deepskystacker 3.3.4 · Photoshop CS3

Acquisition details

Dates:
Sept. 14, 2014
Frames:
10x150" (25')
Integration:
25'
Avg. Moon age:
20.63 days
Avg. Moon phase:
65.88%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4219631

RA center: 09h55m53s.0

DEC center: +69°2201

Pixel scale: 1.071 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 256.049 degrees

Field radius: 0.538 degrees

Resolution: 2945x2094

Locations: Home Observing Site, Prospect, Nova Scotia, Canada

Data source: Backyard

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Messier 81 and 82, 



    
        

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